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. 8, 2024)
Fellows/Members 5,023
Provisional Fellows/Members 183
Affiliate Members 220
Life Fellows/Members 2,344
Candidates for Membership 508
Resident Members 1,266
Retired Fellows/Members 935
Honorary Fellows 33
Inactive Fellows/Members 39
Allied Staff Members 925
Total Membership 11,476

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