Staying at the Forefront of Dentistry

Whether your goal is to create a legacy for future dentists; make professional contributions to the field; or get more engaged through advocacy, leadership or mentorship, AGD has the resources you need to plan for retirement and beyond.

Your commitment to your education shows your dedication to your career, but also to general dentistry itself. To further that commitment, AGD membership brings you the opportunity to earn Fellowship, Mastership and Lifetime Learning and Service Recognition awards. These honors tell the world how serious you are about staying at the forefront of learning in your field and about your devotion to leadership.

From continuing education and advocacy, to practice management and opportunities to publish research in our peer-reviewed clinical journal, General Dentistry, the prospects for leaving your mark in the industry are countless. 


Analgesics in Dentistry and Their Effective Use

Sep. 21, 2017 at 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Pain from dental procedures is a constant possibility. Fortunately, there are strategies and medications that can provide pain relief for most situations. This presentation from

Peter Nkansah, MSc, DDS, FADSA, will review analgesic pharmacology as well as clinical approaches to help your patients following any procedures that you might perform.