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Five Dental Organizations Team Up For National Facial Protection Month Apr 13, 2017
April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month Apr 11, 2017
AAOMS study: Limiting dental benefits increases hospital visits Mar 01, 2017
AAOMS earns top ACCME accreditation Feb 23, 2017
AAOMS statement on Price nomination as HHS Secretary Jan 03, 2017
AAOMS journal: Botox helps manage Sjögren’s Syndrome salivary gland inflammation Dec 20, 2016
AAOMS study: Physiotherapy critical to children’s recovery from maxillofacial trauma Dec 19, 2016
AAOMS hires new Associate Executive Director Dec 14, 2016
Henry Schein Cares Foundation Global Outreach Program awards grants for volunteer OMS treating underserved patients Oct 10, 2016
MyOMS Profile™ Launches Through AAOMS - PBHS Inc. Partnership Aug 24, 2016
High-Volume Surgeons Have Better Cure-rate When Treating Oral Cancer Jul 01, 2016
The Importance of Wisdom Teeth Management Jun 24, 2016
AAOMS and Organized Dentistry Coalition advocate for increase to the annual Flexible Spending Account cap Jun 02, 2016
Medicaid and Uninsured Head and Neck Cancer Patients have Worse Outcomes Jun 01, 2016
E-Cigarette Explosions Causing Serious Mouth Injuries May 25, 2016
AAOMS and Henry Schein Cares Foundation team up to support oral and maxillofacial surgery care for at-risk patients worldwide May 16, 2016
New Technique Shows Patients taking Brittle Bone Prevention Drugs at Risk for Jaw Necrosis May 01, 2016
Dental Specialties and Organizations Support AAOMS Wisdom Tooth Guidelines Apr 20, 2016
Five Health Organizations Double Down on Mouth Guards Apr 01, 2016
Dental associations urge regular oral cancer examinations—early detection saves lives! Apr 01, 2016
American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Names Scott Farrell as New Executive Director Feb 08, 2016
FDA banned chemical shown to produce superior results in jaw tumor treatment Nov 01, 2015
Henry Schein Cares Foundation Global Outreach Project awards grants to volunteer oral and maxillofacial surgeons caring for at-risk patients worldwide Oct 05, 2015
Four Annual Cash Donations Available for Global Healthcare Missions Aug 12, 2015
Facial Gunshot Wounds Pose Multiple Challenges Aug 01, 2015
Surgery Shown Useful for Treating Dead Jaw Bone due to Drugs used for Osteoporosis and Cancer Jul 01, 2015
Take Five: Sports Safety Tips for National Facial Protection Month Apr 01, 2015
Bone fracture healing enhanced by the use of biodegradable magnesium bone plates and screws Feb 01, 2015
Growing Numbers of Older Adults Opting for Jaw Surgery to Improve Appearance and Function Oct 01, 2014
Major Update on Death of Jawbones from Drugs Commonly Used by Women Oct 01, 2014
Gun and Motor Vehicle Crash Injuries More Common in Low Income Children and Adolescents Sep 01, 2014
New Procedure Promises Acceleration of Bone Healing Jun 01, 2014
Technique Removes Moles with Minimal Scarring Jun 01, 2014
April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month Apr 03, 2014
Changing Trends Show Elderly at Increased Risk for Facial Injuries Apr 01, 2014
April is National Facial Protection Month Apr 01, 2014
AAOMS issues position paper expanding the scope of Medication Related Osteonecrosis of the Jaw (MRONJ) Mar 27, 2014
Not All Motorcycle Helmets Offer Adequate Protection in Crashes Mar 01, 2014
Study advises more aggressive surgery for mouth cancer to improve cure rates Feb 01, 2014
Study finds facial injuries in the elderly result in longer hospitalizations, increased critical care needs and more commonly Feb 01, 2014
Malnutrition Leads to Failure of Post-Cancer Facial Reconstruction Jan 01, 2014
Web site Gives Patients New Insight into Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Dec 06, 2013
Osteo Science Foundation to Support Scientific and Clinical Research in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Oct 21, 2013
AAOMS Paper States Jaw Advancement Surgery May Be Primary Treatment for Select Obstructive Sleep Apnea Patients Aug 28, 2013
2013 National Facial Protection Month Apr 01, 2013
AAOMS a Proud Partner in the Medicine Abuse Project Sep 23, 2012
AAOMS White Paper discusses why, when and how to treat third molar teeth Dec 19, 2011
AAOMS responds to USA Today article on Cosmetic Surgery Procedures Sep 21, 2011
AAOMS responds to NY Times article on Third Molars Sep 21, 2011
AAOMS applauds federal legislation to enable Medicare patients to rehabilitate and recover more efficiently from oral Sep 12, 2011