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 26, 2017)
Fellows/Members 5,110
Provisional Fellows/Members 252
Affiliate Members 265
Life Fellows/Members 1,936
Candidates for Membership 274
Resident Members 1,196
Retired Fellows/Members 995
Honorary Fellows 23
Inactive Fellows/Members 12
Allied Staff Members 1,429
Total Membership 11,492

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.