Thank You for Joining Us at the AAOM 2019 Fall Meeting

Thank you for joining us in Cleveland and supporting AAOM. Your participation in this event is greatly appreciated and we hope you found it valuable and educational. Be sure to join us again next year and save the date for the 2020 AAOM Annual Conference!

2021 Awards Nominations - New Deadline

December 2, 2019

We are accepting nominations for the 2021 AAOM Awards! Please note that the nominations deadline has changed. It was January 20, 2020, and is now December 2, 2019. Your nominations will be recognized at the 2021 AAOM Annual Conference in Seattle, Washington.

Submit a Nomination

The American Academy of Oral Medicine (AAOM): Representing the Discipline of Oral Medicine


Oral Medicine is the discipline of dentistry concerned with the oral health care of medically complex patients - including the diagnosis and management of medical conditions that affect the oral and maxillofacial region. Our members care for thousands of patients whose underlying medical condition affect oral health and delivery of dental care. We advocate for optimal oral health and healthcare for everyone with medical illness.

Founded in 1945, AAOM offers credentialing, resources and professional community for oral medicine practitioners. Our membership provides care to thousands. We also offer resources - including our DoctorFinder feature - to help the public take advantage of this uniquely qualified specialty. Learn more about our Oral Medicine Experts.

AAOM is proud to partner with the following organizations:

American Board of Oral Medicine European Association of Oral Medicine The Oral Cancer Foundation

Save the Date: 2020 AAOM Annual Conference

Join us in celebrating 75 years of the Academy at the 2020 AAOM Annual Conference, April 29 – May 2, 2020, at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress in Orlando, Florida. More information will be shared soon.

Practitioner Resources

 The American Academy of Oral Medicine promotes excellence in the management of oral health, with a special emphasis on the medically complex patient. We invite all healthcare providers to join the Academy, participate in our community and receive the benefits of membership.

Become A Member

Patient Resources

helpOral Medicine practitioners are experts in complex oral and dental situations. They are familiar with and able to treat many complex conditions. AAOM offers patient information and a directory of specialists for your use.

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