About the Mississippi Dental Association

MDA History1

From the beginning, members of the Mississippi Dental Association have proudly worked together on behalf of the profession of dentistry in Mississippi and the patients they serve. Through the years, the MDA has established itself as the premier dental organization in our state. The MDA has continued the tradition of improving oral health care for all Mississippians through promoting the profession of dentistry, collaborating with community partners to increase awareness of the importance of oral health care and advocating for the provision of dental care throughout our state.

                                        Our Mission Statement

The mission of the Mississippi Dental Association is:

  • to encourage the improvement of the oral health of the public;
  • to enhance members' ability to provide care to the public through education, training and service;
  • and to promote the science of dentistry.
  • A Brief History of the Mississippi Dental Association