Become a Member

We are pleased that you have chosen to join the Texas Society of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons!

Successful candidates will have graduated from an accredited dental school and have completed an advanced oral and maxillofacial surgery education program, accredited by the American Dental Association’s Commission on Dental Accreditation. Membership in Texas Society of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons is required for those OMSs practicing in Texas and wishing to become a member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS).

If you are an existing OMS and would like to apply for membership, please download the Membership Application Form and return it to our office along with the $40.00 application fee to the following address:

Texas Society of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons
Attn: Kelly Ann Shy, MHSM, Executive Director
P.O. Box 781228
San Antonio, Texas 78278

Your application package will be forwarded to our Membership Committee for verification of credentials, after which your application for membership will be presented to the general TSOMS membership for vote at the next membership meeting.

The Texas Society meets twice each year during the Southwest Society of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons (SWSOMS) Annual Meeting held in the Spring and during the American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS) Annual Meeting in the Fall of each year. The deadline for applications is March 1, 2019, for consideration at the Spring meeting, and August 1, 2019, for consideration at the Fall meeting.
Following entry into the Texas Society as a Provisional Member, you will have two years in which to complete the Office Anesthesia Evaluation process. Once this is achieved, your membership in the Society changes to that of Active Member effective the date of your successful completion of the Office Anesthesia Evaluation.

Questions regarding the application process should be directed to [email protected], 210-867-3686.

We look forward to your active participation in the Texas Society of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons.