FAAOS Designation

The FAAOS designation conveys to your colleagues, your patients, government officials, and future employers that you have achieved the distinction of Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. It differentiates you from other musculoskeletal professionals by your experience, your commitment to patients, your education, and continued professional development. 

Read more in the November 2021 AAOS Now article, "FAAOS: Wear Your Letters with Pride," written by Jennifer Weiss, MD, FAAOS. 


Hear From FAAOS Members About What Their Designation Means To Them

As a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon and FAAOS designation holder, you deserve to be recognized. Proudly display your FAAOS designation today!