Retiring Dentist Resources

If you are considering retiring or selling your practice, visit the link for retiring dentists for a comprehensive checklist and other considerations that will allow you to transfer your practice smoothly and guarantee an easy transition.

Click here for the ADA's manual on closing a dental practice, or visit for more tips. You may also place a classified ad to help sell your practice or equipment, or visit the Career Center to look for associates.

Click here for the NCDS Healthcare Plan options for dentists who are retiring or turning 65.

To change your membership status, please fill out a retirement affidavit which will be used to make your status official with the ADA and NCDS.  Simply fill out the top two-thirds and return it to Ryan Couch at When the process is complete, you will be notified by the ADA.  When we are notified by the ADA, we will change your record to reflect your new membership status.

If you are ready to retire the NCDS can help.