We Are The American Association of Endocrine Surgeons (AAES)

The American Association of Endocrine Surgeons (AAES) is dedicated to the advancement of the science and art of endocrine surgery. The AAES is committed to providing surgical expertise in diseases of the thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal glands as well as in neuroendocrine tumors of the pancreas and GI tract.


Looking for an endocrine surgeon?

The AAES Surgeon Finder tool allows you to search for members who have been approved for Active or Allied Specialist membership.


Abstract Submission Now Open for the 2023 AAES Annual Meeting!

You are invited to submit an abstract to the 43rd Annual AAES Meeting, scheduled to be held in Birmingham, Alabama, from Saturday, April 29 - Monday, May 1, 2023. The AAES 2023 annual meeting will include a new scientific session dedicated to health equity.

If you or someone on your team is working on endocrine surgery research and are ready to present that research to your colleagues, submit your abstract today!

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AAES Guidelines Just Published!

The AAES Secondary/Tertiary Hyperparathyroidism and Adrenalectomy guidelines are now available online. These guidelines were collaboratively developed with multidisciplinary input, compiled after extensive literature review, and include recommendations based on the best evidence currently available.  Click on the link to see these and other AAES Guidelines. 

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