CHICAGO, IL (July 13, 2022)
– The American Academy of Implant Dentistry
(AAID) is actively involved in both legal and grassroots actions seeking to enable credentialed implant dentists nationwide to be recognized as specialists.
“These landmark decisions could not happen without the support of AAID members,” said Carolina Hernandez, CAE, AAID executive director. “Their continued engagement allows us to act on behalf of credentialed members in matters like this nationwide.”
For more information on the Michigan decision, read the settlement
For more information on the Oregon decision, read the settlement
The AAID is engaging in such activities in multiple other states and has, as in Michigan and Oregon, successfully enacted change in Texas, California, Florida, Iowa, and Indiana.
Founded in 1951, the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID) is the first professional organization in the world dedicated to implant dentistry. Its membership includes general dentists, oral and maxillofacial surgeons, periodontists, prosthodontists, and others interested in the field of implant dentistry. As a membership organization, the AAID currently represents almost 4,000 dentists worldwide.