About Us


Find out more about what we do and who we are

ADA NSW is the prime membership association for dentists in NSW and the ACT.

Established in 1929, we:

  • help our members deliver the best possible oral health care to their patients
  • promote oral health awareness in the community.

Every year, over 6 million dental appointments take place across NSW and the ACT. These appointments are carried out by more than 4,500 dentists, over 70% of whom are members of our association.

For our members, we provide professional and practice support, education, collegiality and leadership, as well as the latest news, resources and information to assist their practices to operate in our dynamic profession.

Our Vision

The best standard of oral health for our community

Our Mission

Supporting dentists, promoting oral health

Our Values

Integrity: In our dealings with members, the public and each othere
Respect: For individuals and culture
Professionalism: Maintaining high standards in our work and our relationships
Teamwork: Working together and supporting each other
Excellence: Striving to be the best at what we do

Our Goals

  • Relevance
  • Support
  • Influence
  • Sustainability