We Are Here for YOU at Every Stage of Your Career

We are here to celebrate your success and help you transition from residency to practice life with ease. The ADA, NYSDA and your local dental society are united in our mission to advance dentistry and to protect the investment you have made in this great profession.

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We understand that you’re just getting started, so here are few resources to make it easier to navigate your new profession.  NYSDA members have access to a full support staff, including the Membership Concierge. The membership concierge helps members with questions on continuing education, licensure or to assists with navigating available resources and benefits of membership.

We offer many services specifically tailored for dentists in New York such as:

Don't forget to get involved!
NYSDA include one new dentist member of the Association on each NYSDA council.  Learn more about each Council.  Would you like to get involved? Let us know!

New Dentist Survival Guide Series

The first few years out of dental school are exciting, but also filled with questions and anxieties. You've got a lot on your plate. NYSDA recognizes the challenges New Dentists face, and are offering a Survival Guide Series of webinars to address the topics on your mind. View past webinars and grab your tip sheet to build your survival guide!


  • Dos and Don’ts of Associate Employment Contracts
  • Starting Out in Dentistry Part II - Managing Your Practice
  • Career Journey: When is the Right Time for the Next Step?
  • Demystifying Advocacy


  • Leveraging Online Reviews to Grow Your Practice
  • Financial Success
  • Starting Out in Dentistry
  • Wellness & Mental Health

Explore additional New Dentist resources​ from the American Dental Association.