If you are interested in implant dentistry, this is where you begin.
General membership is open to anyone interested in implant dentistry: general dentists, oral and maxillofacial surgeons, periodontists, prosthodontists, orthodontists, endodontists, technicians, students and others interested in the field of implant dentistry both foreign and domestic.
Membership Rates: AAID's membership year is December 1—November 30, and the annual dues are $345 for general members. For those joining between July 1 and November 30, the dues are prorated for the remainder of the year.
International members: International members dues rates are the same as US members. However, dues for general members who reside in the countries designated as "least developed countries" are $200.
The FDI World Dental Foundation develops a list of "Least Developed Countries" as defined by the United Nations and the World Bank. Check here to see if your country qualifies. The list of least developed countries updates annually based on world economic conditions and changes.
NOTE: Membership dues are not deductible as a charitable contribution for federal income tax purposes, but should be deductible as a business expense. Check with you tax advisor. Membership dues are non-refundable.