Clinical Resources

The following statements summarize procedures to be followed in the management and treatment of patients presenting for oral and maxillofacial surgery. The AAOMS Recommended Criteria for Orthognathic Surgery provides recommendations based on thorough review of available literature and the consensus opinion of the AAOMS. The AAOMS Guidelines to Evaluation and Impairment establishes recommended method of measuring and evaluating permanent impairments of the oral and maxillofacial region. All statements are useful tools to use in communicating with payers, patients, and other healthcare professionals.

Clinical Condition Statements

The series of Clinical Condition Statements summarize the indications to care of various procedures and conditions as published in the AAOMS Parameters of Care.