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. 18, 2021)
Fellows/Members 5,085
Provisional Fellows/Members 242
Affiliate Members 239
Life Fellows/Members 2,215
Candidates for Membership 310
Resident Members 1,251
Retired Fellows/Members 951
Honorary Fellows 28
Inactive Fellows/Members 64
Allied Staff Members 872
Total Membership 11,257

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.