Welcome!

The Minnesota Dental Hygienists' Association (MnDHA) is the professional association of registered dental hygienists' in Minnesota. We are committed to the personal and professional success of our members. By giving our members the tools, information and the support they need to build their careers, we position dental hygiene as a champion of oral health and as a valuable partner of the dental industry in Minnesota!

Latest News and Updates:

  • The MnDHA Board of Trustees approved to restructure components at the November Board Meeting. The structure will reduce the existing 7 components to 4 components as follows:

      Component 1 - Northern Component (Old Components 1 & 3)

      Component 2 - Metro Component (Old Components 2 & 4)

      Component 3 - Central Component (Old Component 7)

      Component 4 - Southern Component (Old Components 5 & 6)

    A complete list of Minnesota counties per component can be found on the Components page.

  • MnDHA's next BOT Meeting will be held on Saturday, August 8th 9:30AM - 2:00PM at the Residence Inn (Marriott) - 517 West Central Entrance, Duluth, MN 55811. RSVP to Bethany Bergstad bergs407@d.umn.edu.
  • The Minnesota Board of Dentistry Newsletter for May 2015 can be read . This newsletter contains recent changes to CPR certification rules, effective April 20th, 2015.



MnDHA is part of the American Dental Hygienists' Association

The American Dental Hygienists' Association (ADHA) is the largest national organization representing the professional interests of the more than 150,000 registered dental hygienists (RDHs) in the United States. The Minnesota Dental Hygienists' Association is a constituent of ADHA and we serve YOU, the ADHA member, at the state level by providing information on state policies and programs, monitoring legislation, offering Continuing Education and more.