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. 12, 2023)
Fellows/Members 4,977
Provisional Fellows/Members 213
Affiliate Members 222
Life Fellows/Members 2,156
Candidates for Membership 438
Resident Members 1,250
Retired Fellows/Members 937
Honorary Fellows 33
Inactive Fellows/Members 48
Allied Staff Members 943
Total Membership 11,362

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.