Tanzania Dental Association in acronym TDA, is a professional Association of Oral Health personnel in Tanzania.

It was registered in Tanzania on the 2nd of April 1980 and its registration number is SO. 6167. TDA is affiliated to the Commonwealth Dental Association (CDA) and the World Dental Federation (FDI).

TDA has its headquarters based in Dar es Salaam currently located on the first floor of the School of Dentistry building, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences.

TDA Vision

“The vision of the Tanzania Dental Association is to become a reputable professional organ of oral health that is responsive to national, regional and global development needs through promotion of professionalism, scientific research and partnership with oral health stakeholders”.

TDA Mission

“The core mission of the Tanzania Dental Association is to promote research and professionalism so as to enhance the provision of quality oral health care in Tanzania”.