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What student loan options do you have in these uncertain times? Join Laurel Road for a live webinar on Thursday, April 2 at 1 p.m. CT.

WHO TV Highlights Dentists' Donations

WHO TV spoke with IDF Board member Dr. Zach Kouri about his work collecting PPE donations on behalf of the IDA and IDF.

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Mandate: Cease Nonessential Dentistry

The IDB has announced Governor Reynolds' proclamation to suspend nonessential dental services will be in place through April 16.

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Delta Dental COVID-19 Relief

Delta Dental of Iowa and the Delta Dental of Iowa Foundation announce COVID-19 relief programs to aid Iowa dentists and nonprofits.

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2019 Novel Coronavirus

Resources to help protect your office, staff, and patients.

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Donate PPE

IDA President Dr. Ryan Stuntz calls on fellow IDA members to donate PPE to healthcare facilities fighting COVID-19.

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ADA: Emergency Dental Procedures

The ADA provides guidelines on what constitutes a dental emergency.

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COVID-19 Coding, Billing

ADA has released interim guidance on coding and billing for virtual appointments during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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ADA Provides FAQ on COVID-19

Welcome to the Iowa Dental Association

The Iowa Dental Association (IDA) is the premier professional association representing dentists in the state of Iowa.  In existence since 1864, the IDA is home to over 1,700 Iowa dentists, which represents approximately 84% of the licensed dentists in the state.  

All IDA member dentists are not only members of the IDA, but also the American Dental Association (ADA) and their local district society.

IDA’s mission is to encourage the improvement of the health of the public, to promote the art and science of dentistry and to represent the interests of the members of the dental profession and the public which it serves.  

IDA News

IDA Recommends Postponing Non-Essential Treatment for Three Weeks

The IDA recommends following the ADA guidelines that all dentists close their offices for three weeks to patients seeking elective and non-urgent care. During that time dentists should provide only emergency dental care and medically necessary care. This will allow us to care for our most critical patients, while also alleviating the burden that emergency dental care would put on hospitals. 
We are planning to issue updated guidance via email and social media as new information becomes available. We encourage you to check the Coronavirus Resource Page for updates as they happen.


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