Join our team of talented, motivated, and hard-working professionals – all with a shared commitment to helping orthopaedic surgeons from across the globe provide exceptional care for their patients.
With offices in Rosemont, Illinois, and Washington, DC, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) provides education programs for orthopaedic clinicians and is the trusted source of information on bone and joint conditions, treatments, and related issues.
Our core values – leading to serve, shaping the future, excellence together – unite our staff as we work to support one another and our members to promote our vision as the trusted leaders in advancing musculoskeletal health.
The AAOS has been named to the Chicago Tribune's Top Workplaces 2020 list!
Messages From Our Team
Our Mission is special. We serve our profession to provide the highest quality musculoskeletal care.
Our Staff is inspiring. We are innovative, collaborative, and at our best when we challenge ourselves and each other to excel and grow.
Our Benefits are unrivaled. Not only do we provide excellent medical and dental insurance, AAOS offers employees generous paid time off -- including four weeks of vacation – plus tuition reimbursement, flexible work schedules, and so much more. See the full AAOS Employee Benefits Package.
Our Culture is exciting! Our TEAM values of Teamwork, Empowerment, Accountability, and a Mindset of Growth create an environment that inspires people to work together to accomplish strategic goals, to expect the best from each other, and to support a commitment to continuous improvement and growth. And we have a great time celebrating our achievements!
Working at AAOS
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No matter where you are in your career, take your next step with AAOS, the leader in advancing musculoskeletal health. Explore career opportunities below:
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Knee'd To Know
View our staff newsletter for an example of how we keep our employees connected across all departments.
Visit our patient education website, orthoinfo.org, for more information on musculoskeletal health.
Take Your Child to Work Day
Each year, AAOS offers its staff and their children a wonderful day of learning and exploration. In this endearing video, children of AAOS staff members talk about their parents and the work that they do.