The Hamilton Academy of Dentistry is a voluntary professional organization composed of dentists from the greater Hamilton area. Our objective is:

  • To encourage the improvement of the health of the public...
  • To promote the mutual improvement of its members and the advancement of the art and science of dentistry
  • To cultivate harmony and good fellowship among its members
  • To be an integral and active component society of the Ontario Dental Association

This Public Section of the web site contains information that may be useful to members of the general public. The HAD Member Site (available to members of the Hamilton Academy of Dentistry) contains the HAD meeting schedule, the Newsletter and recent news. HAD members can contact the president for a password at thepresident@thehad.ca.

Member Services

Since 1869 the mission of the Hamilton Academy of Dentistry has been to provide support to its members in their pursuit of excellence in the practice of dentistry. To fulfill this mandate, the Academy provides numerous services to its members including:

  • emergency weekend service for patients of HAD members so members need to cover less than one weekend per year
  • mediation of disputes between patients and their HAD dentist
  • continuing education programs
  • social events including golf day, ski day, dinner dance
  • continuing education trips
  • mentoring for new members of the profession
  • liaison with media and other professional organizations
  • public relations
  • representation at the Ontario Dental Association
  • free classified ads in this website for associates or staff wanted...
  • free medical emergency drug kit.

What's in the Member's Section?

HAD Dentists can log in to the Member's Section at the upper right of the Home Page. To obtain the User Name and Password contact the WebManager at webmanager@thehad.ca.

Click the 'MEMBERS" button at the bottom of the main menu and more menu buttons appear for...

  • NewNews - See the latest news about academy events
  • HAD schedule - you can download this HAD Event Calendar
  • List of your Executive
  • Private 'member only' list of HAD members with email & fax
  • HAD newsletters
  • Synopsis of the emergency weekend protocol
  • Historic Photos & Archives of the HAD's 140+ year history
  • Post a classified ad for dental staff or associates needed or for dental equipment wanted or for sale. POST or VIEW  ADS

Check it out!