How to Apply


MembershipJoining the dental hygienists' association provides tripartite membership – in the American Dental Hygienists' Association, New York Dental Hygienists' Association (NYDHA), and your local component association in NYS.

At right, NYDHA Treasurer Donna DiGioia, left, talks with Robin Grasso, Vice President of Governmental Affairs and Public Policy, about the multiple benefits of involvement in their professional association.

To apply, visit the ADHA web site on line here. During the on-line application process, you will be asked to create a login and password. Note that there is an option for quarterly payments.

Temporary membership cards for active members and membership cards for members who use the quarterly payment plans are on line at the ADHA; login to your member record and select "membership card" for a card that can be saved or printed.


Opportunity to Go Green: Through ADHA, you can enroll in the "Evergreen" renewal program to have your annual ADHA membership dues automatically renewed for you through its automated payment system. Your dues will be automatically renewed this year and every year there after with the credit card that ADHA has on file for you unless you notify otherwise. Please Note, before your card is charged you will receive an email notification 30 days prior to your scheduled payment date. To enroll just send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the subject line of "Evergreen Renewal" and say YES to enroll today please include ID number, card type, the last 4 digits of the credit card and expiration date.