Mission Statement & Goals

Our Mission

To promote excellence in anaesthesia in dentistry, to represent dentists who have postgraduate training in anaesthesia, and to support and encourage the clinical practice of anaesthesia by these practitioners in order to facilitate patient pursuit of optimal oral health.

Dental Anaesthsia Machine
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Our Goals

Pursue Excellence

Pursue excellence in the standards of practice of anaesthesia in dentistry.

Patient Care

Encourage the availability of the complete spectrum of anaesthesia care for dental patients.


Encourage the training of dentists to provide the complete spectrum of anaesthesia care.

Dental Specialty

Develop and support the recognition of anaesthesia as a dental specialty.


Pursue the interests of Canadian dentists who qualify as specialists in this discipline.


Meet for the purposes of disseminating progress in the field of advanced techniques in anaesthesia, patient management and pain control.

Information Source

Inform its members of current matters of interest related to anaesthesia in dentistry.


Communicate matters of members’ concern to other organizations, as required.

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