We will be performing site maintenance on AAOS.org on December 3rd, 2020 from 9:00 – 10:00 PM CST which may cause sitewide downtime. We apologize for the inconvenience.


Members are the lifeblood of the Academy. That’s why AAOS is committed to helping every member grow, succeed and thrive in the orthopaedic surgery profession. Our mission is to provide members with the knowledge, education, clinical tools, and professional support that allow you to meet the challenges of your chosen profession and achieve professional and personal satisfaction throughout your career.