CHICAGO, Dec. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS) unveiled a new Web site this week, allowing the public to more easily access vital information about conditions of the face, mouth and jaw and their possible treatments.
"Our new site, MyOMS.org, is easy to navigate, informative and very user-friendly," said AAOMS President Eric T. Geist, DDS. "Whether you're a patient or simply concerned about your health and looking for the facts, this site makes it intuitive and nearly effortless to find what you need to know."
Videos, brochures and illustrations explain the many procedures performed by oral and maxillofacial surgeons (OMSs) and the difference they are making in the lives of their patients. Visitors to MyOMS.org can also learn about the dental specialty of oral and maxillofacial surgery and the important role these doctors play in today's evolving healthcare environment.
A special "Find a Surgeon" search function lets a visitor find an OMS in their area, access the doctor contact information and link to the practice website for in-depth information.
"If you know someone who is contemplating oral surgery, please forward this announcement to them and encourage them to visit www.MyOMS.org," asked Geist. "The information there may help make a difference in how they proceed."
About the AAOMS
The members of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS) are the experts in face, mouth and jaw surgery. As a result of their extensive education and residency training, they are proficient in the areas of wisdom teeth management, dental implant surgery, anesthesia administration, head and neck cancer and infections, obstructive sleep apnea, corrective jaw surgery and others. Learn more about these conditions and treatments at www.MyOMS.org.
SOURCE American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons