Canadian Dental Association


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Ca·na·di·an Den·tal As·so·ci·a·tion

(CDA) (kă-nādē-ăn dentăl ă-sōsē-āshŭn)
Professional organization of dentists in Canada whose mission is to promote the public's oral health and the science of dentistry.
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D, DDS operates his own dental clinic, and is previous Head of Preventive Dentistry at the University of Toronto, a consultant to the Canadian Dental Association, and the organizer of a special conference on fluoride supplements held in Toronto in November 1997.
DARW themes are chosen by joint action of the sponsors of the event: the American Dental Association, the American Dental Assistants Association, The Canadian Dental Assistants' Association and the Canadian Dental Association.
Osterbauer has been an active member on the Board of Directors of DIAC, the Dental Industry Association of Canada, represented the Dental Industry on various committees for the Canadian Dental Association, and served as the industry representative on a number of Medial Standards Writing Committees for the Canadian Standards Association (CSA) and the International Standards Organization (ISO).
Reprinted from the Journal of the Canadian Dental Association June 2002.
Oral Health notes that "the Canadian Dental Association recognizes vital staining (the OraScan process) as a billable procedure;" this "official" recognition permits Canadian insurance coverage for the test and lends support to making OraScan testing the new standard of care for dentists nationwide.
The views expressed are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the opinions and official policies of the Canadian Dental Association.
The OraScan exhibit attracted large crowds at the Canadian Dental Association convention in Toronto in late April.

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