How ADAPT Works


Create Your Online Profile

Build and submit your profile to your ADA Advisor.

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Work With Your ADA Advisor

Receive your matches and select your ideal dentist or practice, knowing you are supported every step of the way.


Achieve Transition Success 

Feel confident knowing that you found the match that aligns best with your personal and professional goals.

What Makes ADAPT Different?

ADAPT_100x100_Icons-07 You maintain control

There are no exclusivity agreements. Our mission is to educate you and provide complete transparency, giving you the tools to make well-informed decisions.

ADAPT_100x100_Icons-02 National database

ADAPT's national database provides you with more options, allowing you to connect with like-minded dentists in areas where you don't have an established network.

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Your ADAPT profile provides insight into your core values, long-term goals, and approach to dentistry. This allows us to identify potential matches that share your philosophy of care.

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When you join, you'll get a personal ADA Advisor who will help you navigate the negotiation process so you can be confident that all parties are getting a fair deal.

ADAPT_100x100_Icons-01 Confidential & secure

There are no public listings, and no personally identifiable information is exchanged until both owner and associates agree to move forward with transition process.              

ADAPT_100x100_Icons-03 Personalized resources

Our mission is to provide you with all of the resources and tools needed to confidently progress through your next transition. 

Find Your First Job, Absolutely Free

Create a profile and find matches, absolutely free. ADA members pay nothing to find their first job. Learn more about our fees. Prices increase December 1st, so sign up now to lock in your rate!

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Sound too good to be true? Don't take our word for it.

Kristen Sciolino

“ADAPT isn’t just matching you with an area. It’s matching you with a person, a practice, and a mindset. It was my wildest dream to find this match so early in my career.”


Dr. Kristen Sciolino, DMD Maine, Associate-to-Owner

Lincoln, Maine