Member Benefits

AGD members can save money with this wide variety of AGDendorsed high-quality products and services. Plus, while you save money, the Academy earns revenue-sharing income that helps keep your dues and fees low. You win both ways!

  • QUALITY CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSES KYAGD is committed to making continuing education (CE) available and affordable. KYAGD offers CE at a substantial discount to Members.
  • NETWORKING WITH COLLEAGUES Members maintain at least 75 CE hours for every 3-year period. They are committed to a career of continuous learning. Often course participants learn a great deal from informal conversation with members. KYAGD develops comaraderie between members that share similar interests.
  • RECOGNITION OF ACHIEVEMENT Members have the opportunity to distinguish themselves by achieving Fellowship and Mastership awards. Those are well recognized by consumers and colleagues alike as having made a commitment to excellence in general dentistry.
  • REPRESENTATION OF GENERAL DENTIST Like the AGD on the National level, the KYAGD works on a State and local level, as the only organization representing the exclusive needs of the general dentist.
  • TRACKING OF CONTINUING EDUCATION HOURS AGD records and tracks CE hours–so that our members don’t have to. Members can monitor individual CE progress in the "Members Only" section ot the AGD website and print a transcript for State Board licensure andrenewal.
  • AWARD WINNING PUBLICATIONS Members receive: "GENERAL DENTISTRY", a premier, peer-reviewed journal, and "AGD IMPACT", AGD newsmagazine, and the constituent’s own ACE award winning Thoroughbred.
  • DENTIST’S ADVANTAGE INSURANCE - Members receive up to 20% off of insurance programs that can protect their professional liability, business liability and property.
  • CREDITSERVICE INTERNATIONAL CREDIT CARD PROCESSING - Discount rates and no enrollment fees
  • LIBERTY MUTUAL AUTO INSURANCE - Members receive discounts up to 10% off of auto insurance premiums
  • CARECREDIT PATIENT FINANCING PROGRAM - Members can increase treatment acceptance and boost their bottom line by providing patients with convenient ways to make payments
  • CHASE PLATINUM VISA CARD - Low interest rates on balances and optional Value Miles feature earns miles for every purchase
  • AVIS CAR RENTAL - Academy members save 5% to 20% on car rentals
  • PARAGON REAL ESTATE RESOURCES - Time and money savings discounts are offered to members on local business thorough their arrangement
  • ZOLL MEDICAL CORPORATION - Members receive discounts on the first and only Full-Rescue AED designed for infrequent rescuers
  • BANK OF AMERICA PRACTICE SOLUTIONS - Reduced loan administration fees for practice start-up, real estate, or improvement and expansion financing
  • EARGLUE MESSAGES ON HOLD SERVICE - Members receive a special discount on all on hold and messaging products and services