Message from the Chair

Academy members and friends, it is with great pleasure that I report on our successful Annual Scientific Meeting in Seattle this past June. The educational content of our program was excellent with quite a few faculty members from the University of Washington joining us for 2 days of stimulating sessions.

I was extremely delighted that Dr. Richard Ellenbogen, the Chair of the Department of Neurosurgery at UW, was able to participate as our Keynote Speaker on Saturday morning.

 Click Here to Read More


Board Certification is offered by the Academy under the authority of the American Federation of Medical Accreditation, in the following specialties; Clinical Neurological Surgery, Spinal Surgery, Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery and Clinical Neurology.

Click here for more information

This is where you can place an amazing quote about your business. We provide the best services anywhere.

Who We Are

The American Academy of Neurological and Orthopaedic Surgeons (AANOS) is a scientific and educational association of orthopedists and neurosurgeons that was founded in 1976 in order to improve the quality of care provided to patients in these two major sub-specialty fields. This has been accomplished through setting high standards for training, credentialing and continuous surgical education...

Click here for more


Academy membership provides prestige, certification, accredited education and more.

Physicians who practice neurosurgery, orthopaedic surgery or neurology are invited to join the American Academy of Neurological and Orthopaedic Surgeons. In addition, physicians who have an interest in these areas of medicine or are involved in related fields may also join the Academy as active members.

Click here for more