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Bright smiles start with skilled hands

Building a strong and safe oral health 
care system for all Canadians.

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Our Profession

Dental Assistants in Canada are highly skilled professionals providing care as part of an integrated oral health care team.

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Our Members

CDAA members are dental assistants from across Canada who belong to the provincial dental assisting associations in Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Newfoundland and Labrador. Dental assistants living in provinces and territories without organizational members are welcome to join as individual members. The Royal Canadian Dental Corps is also an organizational member.

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Our Community

Dental Assistants are part of an integrated healthcare team that provides oral care to patients.

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Join us today and let’s spread those smiles far and wide!

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