No matter your career stage or practice type, the AOA has a membership option to meet your needs. The following list includes annual rates available for new AOA members. Please note that special reduced rates may be available if you are facing medical or financial hardship or other extenuating circumstances. Access the online request for special consideration of your annual dues.
One-year regular membership: $593
New physician in practice (year 1): $171
New physician in practice (year 2): $341
New physician in practice (year 3): $513
One-year membership for military physicians (and those working in the Department of Veterans Affairs): $513
One-year membership: $69
To verify if you are eligible for resident physician/postdoctoral training membership, contact the AOA Member Resource Center.
Osteopathic medical students
Osteopathic medical students receive complimentary membership in the AOA. If you are a student doctor and have not received your AOA ID, please fill out our online form to receive an AOA ID and activate your student membership.
One-year membership: $104
For DOs who have completely retired from practice and are not employed in any phase of professional activity.
One-year membership: $463
For licensed health care providers who are currently employed with an active member of the AOA, contribute to the practice of that member, are not eligible for any other category of membership and who support the goals and objectives of the AOA. Also for physicians holding an MD degree and license to practice in the U.S. who support the AOA mission and subscribe to its code of ethics.
One-year membership: $104 For non-DOs who have a professional relationship with an AOA DO member and/or with affiliates of the AOA as specified in the AOA’s bylaws. To learn more about associate membership, please contact the AOA Member Resource Center.