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 Jan. 16, 2018)
Fellows/Members 5,022
Provisional Fellows/Members 323
Affiliate Members 252
Life Fellows/Members 1,987
Candidates for Membership 265
Resident Members 1,223
Retired Fellows/Members 949
Honorary Fellows 22
Inactive Fellows/Members 115
Allied Staff Members 1,254
Total Membership 11,412

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