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“Stop Big Sugar” is a WSDA-funded campaign to improve the transparency of public advocacy efforts here in Washington state.

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Renew your WSDA, ADA and local dental society membership for 2022 online today!

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Save the Date for PNDC 2022!

Save the date for PNDC 2022 — Washington's premier dental meeting — Nov. 10-12 in Seattle.

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Washington State Dental Association

The Washington State Dental Association (WSDA) is the voice of dentistry in Washington. With over 4,400 member dentists, the WSDA is dedicated to empowering members to advocate for and provide the highest quality oral health care. 

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Find COVID-19 resources for Washington dentists at wsda.org/COVID-19.

Latest News

  • Nov 10, 2021

    Meet with Delta Dental of Washington at PNDC 2021

    Delta Dental of Washington is the state’s leading provider of dental benefits, covering over 1 million individuals across the state! With a focus on preventive care and providing access to quality dental care for each and every one of our members, we’re working toward our vision of a cavity-free Washington.
  • Nov 9, 2021

    Meet with OMNI Practice Group at PNDC 2021

    Stop by Booth 500 at the Pacific Northwest Dental Conference to meet with the Pacific Northwest’s leading dental practice transition and real estate team: Rod Johnston, Steve Kikikis, Frank Sciabica, DDS, Jen Bennett, and Cindy Pauley, DDS.
  • Nov 9, 2021

    TDIC: Discover Dentist-Centric Insurance at PNDC

    If faced with a liability claim, wouldn’t you want an insurer who’s solely focused on you? Meet The Dentists Insurance Company.
  • Nov 9, 2021

    Studebaker-Nault: Washington’s Vaccine Mandates and Accommodations in Dental Offices

    On August 9, 2021, Washington Governor Jay Inslee issued Proclamation 21-14 imposing a COVID-19 vaccination requirement affecting health care settings, including dental offices.
  • Nov 9, 2021

    The Dental Group, LLC: Integrated Planning for your Practice and your Family

    We rightly think of our practices as healthcare first and small business second, but be careful not to sell your healthcare mission short by short changing your practice finances.
  • Nov 8, 2021

    New Resource to Train Dental Assistants

    In an effort to assist our members with training new dental assistants, WSDA has compiled a list of videos that focus on the basics of dental assisting.
  • Nov 3, 2021

    Share Your Dental Workforce Challenges

    Do you have enough dental staff with the skills you and your patients need? How has the pandemic’s resurgence impacted your ability to provide dental care in your corner of the state? Share your dental workforce challenges in this survey.
  • Nov 2, 2021

    Chris Bundy, MD, MPH: Healing Our Wounded Heroes

    "For more than 35 years, the Washington Physicians Health Program (WPHP) has been a resource for health professionals, including dentists, struggling with stress-related illnesses."
  • Nov 2, 2021

    Reminder: E-Prescribing Requirement Goes into Effect Jan. 1, 2022

    Effective Jan. 1, 2022, all information concerning a prescription for controlled substances Schedule II – Schedule V, or information concerning a refill authorization for controlled substances Schedule III – Schedule V, must be communicated electronically unless one of the authorized exemptions are met, or the health care provider has obtained a waiver from the Department of Health (DOH).
  • Nov 2, 2021

    Reminder: Dec. 1 Water Line Testing Requirement & Upcoming Webinar

    Attend a free webinar this Friday, Nov. 5 to help prepare for DQAC's new water line testing requirements taking effect Dec. 1, 2021.
  • Nov 2, 2021

    2021-2022 WSDA President Dr. Ashley Ulmer

    In addition to leading a successful dental practice in Spokane and taking on leadership roles within WSDA, 2021-2022 WSDA President Dr. Ashley Ulmer volunteers with Spokane’s Inland Dental Expanded Access (IDEA) Clinic, helps out with her family’s business, is active in her church, avidly gardens, and is even an award-winning powerlifter! Read more about Dr. Ulmer in the WSDA News.
  • Oct 28, 2021

    New PPE Group Purchase Order

    WSDA has partnered with bttn to host a new Washington State group order. Submit your order by Friday, Nov. 5.