Anderson, Blount, Campbell, Claiborne, Cocke, Grainger, Hamblen, Hancock, Jefferson, Knox, Loudon, Monroe, Morgan, Roane, Scott, Sevier, and Union Counties


Why Join?

When you join the Knox Area Dental Hygienists’ Association you are part a tri-part membership.  You become a member of ADHA (American Dental Hygienists’ Association), TNDHA (Tennessee Dental Hygienists’ Association) and the KADHA (Knox Area Dental Hygienists’ Association).  One price for all three organizations and their benefits and support.

We’re with you! With a strong community of dental hygienists nationwide, ADHA membership helps you achieve your full potential…for yourself and your patients!

We support you throughout your career — with the best tools, resources, information and advocacy – so you can:

  • maintain a healthier work-life balance.
  • provide the highest quality patient care.
  • enjoy a positive and productive work environment.
  • help make a difference in your community.
  • develop meaningful personal and professional relationships.
  • have an ally – locally and nationally – representing your issues and the profession.
  • have opportunities to be your best – whatever career path you’re on.

We’re with you…so join with us!

Types of Membership


Ready to join? If you are licensed to practice, you are qualified to apply for a professional membership. Join today and discover what it means to be backed by the collective power of thousands of dental hygienists across the country. Become a champion of oral health as you take the next step forward in connecting with your community and your career. 

Student Membership

Ready to join? If you are currently enrolled in an accredited dental hygiene program or pursuing a complementary baccalaureate or graduate degree from an accredited college or institution of higher education, you are qualified to apply for student membership. Join today to start enjoying the benefits of membership for just $65 per year!

Once you graduate from your program, ADHA is happy to gift you a FREE trial membership. You don’t have to do a thing except make sure that your graduation date is current in our database and professional membership benefits.

Note: Dental hygiene programs that register a group must first have students register online, and create a member ID number. Please include that number on the roster form when submitting payment(s) to be processed for membership.


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How to Join

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