Frequently Asked Questions

"The AAID credential certifies to the public that the doctor is the expert they say they are."
- Tim Hacker, DDS, FAAID, DABOI/ID, from Bartlett, TN
Q: Why become credentialed?

A: The AAID Credential  demonstrates to your colleagues and patients alike that you are dedicated to providing the best possible dental implant treatment. AAID stands for excellence in education, scientific development and patient care. The Academy provides bona fide credentialing in implant dentistry through the Associate Fellow and Fellow membership examinations. The Associate Fellow and Fellow credentials are recognized by numerous state boards. 

Q. I can't find what I am  looking for on the AAID website?  

Click here to contact the AAID  or call  312-335-1550 (Monday - Friday, 8:30 am  - 5:00pm CT.) 

Q. Can I speak with someone who recently completed the Associate Fellow examination for insights based on their exeperience?

Contact a Credentialing Coach in your area. The coach’s role is to provide encouragement, support and advice based on his or her personal experience, not to prepare materials for submission.