This year’s Fall Meeting, Improving Outcomes in Orofacial Pain: A Team Sport,  will be hosted by Case Western Reserve University and Cleveland Clinic at the newly built Sheila and Eric Samson Pavilion on Saturday, November 9. Join us for this CE course!

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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.

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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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