American Academy of Otolaryngology-- Head and Neck Surgery (AAO--HNS)
The American Academy of Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery Foundation is one if the oldest medical associations in the nation. It represents more than 12,000 physicians and allied health professionals who specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the ears, nose, throat, and related structures of the head and neck by "Working for the Best Ear, Nose, and Throat Care."
American Board of Otolaryngology
The mission of the American Board of Otolaryngology (ABOto) is to assure that, at the time of certification and recertification, diplomates certified by the ABOto have met the ABOto's professional standards of training and knowledge in otolaryngology - head and neck surgery.