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. 13, 2022)
Fellows/Members 5,024
Provisional Fellows/Members 243
Affiliate Members 230
Life Fellows/Members 2,277
Candidates for Membership 358
Resident Members 1,242
Retired Fellows/Members 929
Honorary Fellows 30
Inactive Fellows/Members 81
Allied Staff Members 899
Total Membership 11,313

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.