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American Academy of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery

1650 Diagonal Road, Alexandria, VA 22314-2857

(703) 836-4444

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I reset my password? 

Please enter the email address used to setup this account with the AAO-HNS. This allows us to verify your identity, so we can protect your personal information. RESET YOUR PASSWORD


I am retiring this year. What are my options? 

Retired membership is open to those who have been members for a minimum of 5 year prior to retirement status.  The individual must be fully retired from active practice and must provide proof of retirement.  Contact Us for details.


I’m entering a training program. What are my options?

Those who hold a degree of MD or DO with a valid unrestricted license to practice medicine who are engaged in a fellowship or postgraduate program may be eligible for one of two In-Training categories of membership.


I’ve paid already. Why am I getting a statement?

If you paid your renewal after October 30, 2015 you will receive a statement because your payment was processed after the information was pulled for the mailer.


How can I update my contact information?

In order for the Academy to maintain accurate records we ask that you call, email or fax us any updates to your contact information. Remember your professional information listed will be used in the directory for print, online directory and “Find an ENT” making it easy for patients and colleagues to reference you.


Do military members receive a discounted rate? 

The AAO-HNS offers discounted membership into the Academy memberships for those with a valid and unrestricted license to practice medicine in the U.S. armed forces or U.S. government agency.


Do retired members receive a discounted rate? 

Retired membership is open to those who are retired from the active practice of medicine.  A member must send written notice to the AAO-HNS Board of Directors and supply a copy of their medical malpractice tail insurance coverage or other proof of retirement to the medical licensing board for this class of membership to be activated.   

Questions?  If you have questions, please contact the AAO-HNS Member Relations Team by or by phone at 703.836.4444.