Welcome to the ASD Website...

The Academy for Sports Dentistry was founded in 1983 in San Antonio, Texas, as a forum for dentists, physicians, trainers, coaches, dental technicians, and educators interested in exchanging ideas related to Sports Dentistry and the dental needs of athletes at risk to sports’ injuries. Activities include the collection and dissemination of information on dental athletic injuries and the encouragement of research on the prevention of dental injuries to athletes.


There are a number of benefits to joining ASD. Below are a few:

  • Discounted Fees for Annual Symposium
  • Continuing Education
  • Publications
  • ASD Website Members Only Area
  • Networking Opportunities
  • Discounted Fee for ASD Power Point Presentation
  • Emergency Treatment
  • Educational Roster
  • Fellowship Program
More About Benefits

ASD was formed to help athletes and our patients prevent traumatic dental injuries. Prevention involves education, developing good habits, wearing properly fitted equipment (including custom mouthguards), playing within the rules of the sport, and being respectful of others.

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