Our Mission: Unite, Support and Empower Georgia Dental Hygienists
GDHA is YOUR resource for the most up to date information impacting dental hygienists in Georgia.
GDHA President's Holiday Message for 2020
Temporary Licenses Addressed
COVID-19 Information links:
The Georgia Dental Hygienists’ Association (GDHA) proudly represents over 7,000 dental hygienists in Georgia. GDHA is part of the American Dental Hygienists Association tripartite structure and all GDHA members are ADHA members as well as members of their local components.
Members receive up-to-date information about emerging technologies, insights into clinical practice, opportunities to establish and network with one’s peers and timely alerts on legislative developments affecting the practice of dental hygiene in Georgia.
Help us deliver the message of Oral Health
Our web site was created in the spirit of sharing healthcare news and licensure information with Dental Hygiene professionals in the State of Georgia, and to help you stay posted on current events and volunteer opportunities in our local communities.
GDHA is pleased to provide Continuing Education Symposiums and events throughout the 2019-2020 year. Courses are available to both members and non-members. Great CEU's for the entire dental team!
So many events...it's hard choose!
Be sure to check our FB Page and Symposium Registration Pages for event details as they become available.
Watch the video above for tips about COVID-19 & staying as healthy as you can
As of January 2020, the Georgia
Department of Medicaid will now provide reimbursement of services delivered by dental hygienists working under the general supervision of their dentist.