Member Types

 If you have previously been a member of ACOMS, please log in to your account to renew your membership, rather than reapplying.

If you need assistance, contact or 202-367-1182.


Please submit your application for membership in the appropriate category. You may also select guest to register a non-member website profile.  

Fellow: OMS who are certified by the ABOMS. Individuals must be licensed in medicine or dentistry in the jurisdiction where practicing.

Associate Member: OMS who have completed residency in the US or Canada but have not been certified by the ABOMS. Applicants who have completed OMS residency in the last year may select the "First Year After Residency" type and receive complimentary membership for their first year.

International Affiliate: OMS who are not licensed in the U.S. or Canada but who practice OMS internationally are eligible for membership as International Affiliates.

Resident Member: Individuals who are enrolled at accredited OMS training programs in the U.S. or Canada during their residency and post-residency fellowship. 

Dental Student Member: Individuals who are enrolled at an accredited dental school in the U.S. or Canada or who are enrolled in certain post-doctoral training, including OMS internships. 

Guest: non-members may select the "guest" option below to create a website profile in order to utilize the ACOMS Learning Center and register for certain online educational activities. 

Membership Dues and Fees:
New applicants are subject to a $50 application fee. Standard dues are $745 per year for the period from September 1 through August 31 (pro-rated periodically). Reduced-rate dues of $375 are available for full-time academic faculty and active duty military members. ACOMS is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Dues are tax-deductible as charitable contributions.

Membership dues and application fee are waived for OMS residents, individuals in their first year after residency, and dental students.