AGD supports excellence in general dentistry and the pursuit of professional development through lifelong learning. We have developed policies that serve the needs and represent the interests of general dentists; promote oral health to the public; and foster continued proficiency of general dentistry in order to better serve the public. 

The following policies serve to provide structure and consensus about the intended behaviors and actions AGD supports.

Anesthesiology and Sedation
Barriers and Access to Care
Dental Benefits
Dental Education
FDA Issues
Military Dentistry
Nutrition
Oral Health Education
Practice Issues
Scientific Issues
Special Populations
State Issues
Workforce

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Advocacy Resources

AGD has the resources to help you take action and protect the field of general dentistry and your patients.

How to Advocate

Federal Resources

State Resources

AGD Policies

View a full listing of AGD policies.