The Indian Dental Association (IDA) is a recognized voice of dental professionals in India. It is represented by over 75,000 dentist members spread across a network of 450 local branches and 30 state branches in India. IDA is a self-supporting, non-profit, voluntary organization with a dedicated and enthusiastic team of people responsible for affordable quality oral healthcare, educational, research, social and charitable activities. Its flexible organizational structure enables it to involve like-minded agencies in furtherance of its goals in the best possible way and function in an effective and efficient manner. Our aim is to lead the nation to optimal oral health.