State Affiliate of the American Dental Assistants Association
Kimberly Bland, CDA, EFDA, M.Ed.
Immediate Past President
Shari Watkins, CDA, EFDA
The Florida Dental Assistants Association, a state affiliate of the American Dental Assistants Association, is the professional organization representing all dental assistants in the state of Florida.
Susan Rexroat, CDA, EFDA, MA
Judy Anoff, CDA, EFDA
Notice of Proposed Bylaws Revision
All Members of the FDAA shall have the opportunity to participate in the 2020 General Assembly of the Florida Dental Assistants Association in which these proposed bylaws will be considered. Notice of the 2020 meeting of the FDAA General Assembly will be forthcoming. To preview the bylaws revision proposal, click HERE.
Employment Outlook: Employment of dental assistants is projected to grow 18 percent from 2014 to 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations. Ongoing research linking oral health and general health will likely continue to increase the demand for preventive dental services. (U.S. Dept. of Labor)
To promote the dental assisting profession in matters of education, legislation, credentialing and professional involvement which will enhance the delivery of quality oral healthcare to the public.
Our members are from all aspects of dental assisting: clinical chairside, practice administrators, laboratory assistants, steri-technicians, dental assistant educators and students, and dental sales and support industries.
Quick Facts: Dental Assistants in Florida
Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2018
(From the Bureau of Labor Statistics)
Leslie Fehl, CDA, EFDA, BS
Request to be added to our interactive Closed Facebook Group for networking with other dental assistants in the state and posting/searching dental assisting jobs in Florida shared by the group.
For information on attaining Florida Orthodontic Expanded Functions, click here