The American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS), the professional organization representing more than 9,000 oral and maxillofacial surgeons in the United States, supports its members' ability to practice their specialty through education, research and advocacy. AAOMS members comply with rigorous continuing education requirements and submit to periodic office evaluations, assuring the public that office procedures and personnel meet stringent national standards.

AAOMS Membership Data
(as of January 7, 2016)
Fellows/Members 5,162
Provisional Fellows/Members 203
Affiliate Members 273
Life Fellows/Members 1,884
Candidates for Membership 261
Resident Members 1,196
Retired Fellows/Members 950
Honorary Fellows 23
Inactive Fellows/Members 11
Allied Staff Members 1,396
Total Membership 11,359

The mission of AAOMS is to assure excellence in patient care by promoting, protecting and advancing the specialty of oral and maxillofacial surgery, and the skill and professionalism of AAOMS members.