Welcome to Dental Assistant Life — a place for dental assistants to learn, laugh, vent and connect.

Dental Assistant Life is the only online community just for dental assistants. It’s a dedicated space where you can share your stories, find dental assisting career resources and celebrate your profession.


Get Inspired

Read stories about dental assistants across the country making a difference in the field and in their patients’ lives.


Take a Break

Dental assistants are always on the go. Read stories about work/life balance, relieving stress and keeping your sanity through it all!


Get Career Tips

Check out the Career section to get tips, tricks and advice with articles about workplace issues and career questions.


Join the Conversation

Sign up for the Dental Assistant Life Forum to ask questions, give advice, and weigh in on the things dental assistants are talking about.


Dental Assisting Life is brought to you by the Dental Assisting National Board, Inc. (DANB) and the DALE Foundation. Visit the DANB and the DALE Foundation websites to learn more how these organizations can help you further your dental assisting career.