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Perhaps you’ve seen the ADA seal of acceptance on your container of toothpaste, mouthwash, or another product. ADA stands for American Dental Association. Dr. Karisha Madden is actually a member of the ADA. What does this mean?

What is the American Dental Association (ADA)?

The ADA is a dental organization with 161,000 members all around the USA. It’s actually the largest dental association in the nation.

What does the ADA do?

It provides accurate, current accessible education about dentistry for both dentists and patients which helps to regulate the field of dentistry in America. The ADA Foundation provides disaster relief to members in need, scholarships for dental students, and advocates for children’s dental health. Member dentists get benefits such as insurance plans, travel savings, and discounts on ADA products.

What is the ADA Seal of Acceptance?

The ADA seal sets a high standard for dental products. Extremely detailed data from several rigorous studies is submitted to the ADA for review. Oral care companies pay thousands of dollars in application fees. If they are found to meet the requirements, they can use the ADA seal. Products with this seal are safe and reliable.

Would you like to know what it’s like to work with a member dentist from the ADA? Give Madden Dental in Bellaire, Texas a call at (713) 667-8080 and schedule an appointment. We’ll be here to make your day.