The American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (ACOMS) purpose is to contribute to the specialty of oral and maxillofacial surgery knowledge that translates into improved patient outcomes. We develop educational activities that address the learning wants and needs of our members and other surgeons and seek to enhance surgical excellence by identifying and closing existing gaps in knowledge.
The American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS), represent more than 9,000 oral and maxillofacial surgeons in the US, supports its members’ ability to practice their specialty through education, research and advocacy. AAOMS members comply with rigorous continuing education requirements and submit to periodic office evaluations.
The International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (IAOMS) is the largest global professional organization representing the specialty of oral and maxillofacial surgery. From its founding in 1962, the IAOMS has been a welcoming community of oral and maxillofacial surgeons with a shared commitment of ensuring the well-being of their patients and the advancement of their specialty.
The goal of the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, and the Jackson Memorial Medical Center is to provide the highest level of training in the full scope of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, and to insure development of skilled surgeons capable of providing continuing, comprehensive care. The program boasts a strong academic flavor with a high priority given to research and clinical care.
The College of Dental Surgeons of Costa Rica is a corporation with ethics and social responsibility, constituted by all professionals in Dentistry of the country, which promotes continuing education and oversees the exercise of the dental profession, promotes the welfare of its members, growth professional and promotes the access of the Costa Rican population to public and private bucodentomaxillary health services.
The Latin American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Traumatology (ALACIBU) is the only entity that brings together all National Societies and Associations specialized in Latin American countries; and is recognized as such, by the International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (IAOMS) and all the National and Regional Societies of the specialty in the world.
Our clinic is ideally located on the western suburbs of San José, in the area of Escazú, closely by hotels, shopping malls, restaurants and night life.
We are a 12 dental unit facility supplied with the latest equipment and technology, offering Digital X-Ray diagnosis, 3D Cone-Beam predictions and planning, in house milling, ceramic lab, among others specialties like: Prosthodontics (Crown and Bridge Rehabilitation), Periodontics, Endodontics, Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry.