Becoming a member

The KNMT brings together over 10,000 members with a tremendous pool of knowledge, quality, experience, and ambition. For over a century it has been committed to dentists, dental surgeons, orthodontists and their patients. Dentists and dental specialists can count on the KNMT from the moment they join the profession to after they retire. So join us!

Why become a member of the KNMT?

  • Receive information on new laws, existing legislation, regulations, and guidelines: we will keep you informed and help you implement them
  • Strength through unity: as the largest professional association, we are the strongest promoter of your interests
  • Never miss an update concerning oral care by following, our e-mail newsletters, social media channels, and the Nederlands Tandartsenblad (Dutch Dental Journal)
  • Stay current with professional developments through refresher training, further training and inspections
  • The KNMT Complaints Service provides support in dealing with complaints and a buddy to assist for those who want one.
  • Get support for your communication with patients via, the TIP helpline and the KNMT Practice websites
  • Enjoy discounts on insurance, and receive tax advice and help with accounting: your membership will pay for itself

Not convinced yet?

The first 3 years of your registration with the BIG Register, you can use the advantageous starter membership.

Apply for KNMT membership (BIG registered dentists)

Student or a foreign registered dentist in the process for BIG registration?

Are you a dentistry student inside or outside The Netherlands? With a Dutch or foreign nationality. Or are you a registered dentist from abroad in the process for your BIG registration? Then we can offer you our free student membership for foreign dentists. If you apply, you can immediately start enjoying all the benefits.


More information

Do you want more information or do you have questions about your specific situation? Please don’t hesitate to contact our KNMT Members Service: by email, Skype or telephone +31 (0)30 607 63 80.