Malaysian Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (MAOMS) was officially formed in the year of 1996 with the objectives;

  1. To promote the advancement of the practice, education and research of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in Malaysia
  2. To encourage and assist postgraduate study and research in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery by:
    • Organizing scientific meetings and events
    • Encouraging the publication of articles on Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery either by publishing a special journal or by other means with prior approval of the authority concerned
  3.  To promote ties with Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery societies and associations of other countries
  4. To promote ties with other local professional associations and societies
  5. To promote the welfare of its members


To foster,promote and improve quality of health care through advancement of patient care, education and research in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.


MAOMS will further its recognition of its community of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons through:

  • Establishment of quality patient care and safety standards
  • Establishment and implementation of guidelines for education and training
  • Facilitation of research
  • Encourage and foster ties with other National, regional and International Associations