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American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons - AAOMS

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9700 West Bryn Mawr Avenue
Rosemont, IL 60018-5701
1-800-822-6637 (Voice - Toll-free)
847-678-6200 (Voice)
847-678-6286 (FAX)


Oral and maxillofacial surgery is defined by the American Dental Association as the specialty of dentistry which includes the diagnosis, surgical and adjunctive treatment of diseases, injuries and defects involving both the functional and esthetic aspects of the bone and soft tissues of the oral and maxillofacial region.

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Thursday, Nov 20, 2008