Join Dental Protection

Protection for healthcare professionals is our singular purpose as an organisation. This is all we do, and we’re proud of that.

Each year we assist thousands of members around the world with patient complaints, disciplinary procedures, regulatory hearings, inquests and media advice. You can be assured that we have the experience when it really counts.

How to join

Step 1: Select your grade of membership

Membership grades information 2018

Dental Protection’s membership subscription rates are set to reflect the demands and needs of both dentists working in Southern Africa and those who, whilst resident and working in Southern Africa, would like to work abroad.

Dental Protection provides professional protection for dentists on a discretionary basis in accordance with the Memorandum and Articles of Association of the Medical Protection Society (MPS).

Step 2: Complete the application form

Download the Dental Protection application form

Return your completed application form to:

South Africa Dental Association
Private Bag 1

If you have any questions about membership, or the application process you can contact us locally, via SADA on 011 484 5288 or by email at