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. 10, 2019)
Fellows/Members 5,069
Provisional Fellows/Members 292
Affiliate Members 246
Life Fellows/Members 2,077
Candidates for Membership 289
Resident Members 1,194
Retired Fellows/Members 936
Honorary Fellows 23
Inactive Fellows/Members 121
Allied Staff Members 1,157
Total Membership 11,404

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.