MDA Expanded Functions (EFDA)

Expanded Functions Dental Assistant Program

The MDA is in the process of building a new MDA EFDA site. Until its completion, we will have course and contact information here. Information about processes regarding Basic Skills, CDA and Permits can be found a the end of the page.

Course Registration

  • Course Registration Process
  • Scheduling Courses

Upcoming MDA Courses

All 2023 EFDA course dates have been filled or the deadline has passed. We are currently scheduling EFDA dates for 2024.

The MDA is establishing a Clinical Training Center within the MDA Executive Office in Jefferson City. All EFDA courses will be held in this location, beginning in 2024. Keep checking back to our website for updates.

  • Basic Skills Exam In-Person Review Course
  • Restorative I Course
  • Restorative II Course
  • Restorative II Remediation Course
  • Orthodontic Course
  • Fixed Prosthetics Course
  • Removable Prosthetics Course

Topics Frequently Asked About

The following topics are frequently asked about; click on the link to read more. Contact the MDA if you need additional clarification.

EFDA Contact Information 

If you have general questions or if you need help with registration or completing the online review modules, please contact Mandy Lewis at 573-634-3436 or by email. If your email or call is placed during the weekend, we will respond to you as soon as possible the next business day. Like the MDA EFDA Facebook page for upcoming course announcements.