The Louisiana Dental Association

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Established in 1878, the Louisiana Dental Association (LDA) is the largest professional health organization for dentists in Louisiana. It is a statewide grassroots organization whose purpose is to promote, advocate, and protect the dental professional. The LDA has nearly 1,900 members.  Read More »


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The information on this site is provided by the LDA with the financial support of its for-profit subsidiary, Louisiana Dental Services, Inc. (LDS). Through LDS, the LDA endorses many high-quality products and services that provide revenue to the association EVERY TIME you use them.  Read More »

What's New

  • Enroll in Medicaid's New Provider Enrollment Portal +

    If you are a Medicaid provider and have not enrolled in Medicaid's new provider enrollment portal yet, you are at risk of not being reimbursed for services rendered in the near future. Read More
  • Expansion of Comprehensive Dental Care for Adults with I/DD +

    Act 450 of the 2021 Regular Session provides comprehensive dental care coverage for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) through Louisiana's Developmental Disabilities Waiver Programs. State funding has been Read More
  • Phase 4 of the Provider Relief Fund is Now Open +

    The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) opened Phase 4 of the Provider Relief Fund to applications beginning September 29 with a deadline of October 26. Eligible dental providers can Read More
  • Public Health Emergency EPSDT Dental Coverage Update +

    Effective 3/18/2020, LDH extended EPSDT dental benefits coverage to enrollees who reached age 21 during the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency. Effective February 1, 2022, LDH will end this extended benefit period Read More
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5637 Bankers Ave.
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
(225) 926-1986  |  (800) 388-6642
(225) 926-1886  Fax
info@ladental.org

Links with this symbol are password protected for LDA members only.
5637 Bankers Ave.
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
(225) 926-1986  |  (800) 388-6642
 Fax (225) 926-1886
info@ladental.org