Goals and Mission

The objectives of S.O.R.G. in the field of oral and craniomaxillofacial surgery are:

Promote science, development and research

Publish results in established international journals as well as further relevant media

Continuous transfer of knowledge through training and education on global as well as on regional level

Improve awareness of advances in medicine through public relations

Therefore to be a part of S.O.R.G. means:

  • to participate in a scientific and technical way
  • to develop and clinically evaluate new techniques, devices, and therapies for craniomaxillofacial diseases, injuries, disorders, and related pathologies
  • to advance and to accomplish specified research projects
  • to develop and to improve quality controls for treatment standards to organize continuous education and training events
  • to evaluate and publish scientific studies and research results
  • to inform the public and specialized groups through evidence-based, neutral public relation campaigns about the advantages and disadvantages of treatment options for craniomaxillofacial diseases and disorders
  • to inform about the overall social importance of treating craniomaxillofacial and related diseases at national and international level
  • to support cooperation between local and international institutions involved in development research and treatment evaluation

Regional groups

To be able to pursue these goals internationally the S.O.R.G. has established regional groups: Europe, North America, Latin America, Middle East and Far East. The European and North American group organize their work by establishing different indication-related sections.