Membership with AAO
General Membership is offered to licensed medical practitioners interested in joining The American Academy of Ozonotherapy. Those who wish to become Fellow Members must first apply for General Membership and will be granted Fellowship upon completion of all the required items. General Members will enjoy discounted registration to Ozone Training Courses and The AAO Annual Meeting, an internal listing in our members-only directory, receive AAO electronic newsletters as well as access to the members-only forum to communicate and network with other AAO Members.
So, what's the difference between General Membership and Fellow Membership?
In addition to the above benefits, Fellow Members also enjoy a listing in our public-viewed "Find A Practitioner" page on the AAO website, receive a certificate indicating their Fellowship status, as well as the option to join the academy's research project. General Members must complete the following before being upgraded to Fellowship status:
-An approved Ozone Certification Training Course
-Pass the Ozone Certification Exam Click here to access exam
-Submit three case studies on Ozone Therapy
-Submit a copy of their current license
Fellow Members who have been trained in Prolozone Therapy may also choose to obtain the Prolozone Practitioner designation which is an addition to their Fellowship, and is listed on the "Find A Doctor" page to indicate their additional training. Prolozone Practitioner designation is also required for those who will be using Prolozone therapies in the AAO research project. The following must be completed for this honor:
-An approved Beginning and Advanced Prolozone course (aka Phase I &Phase II Prolozone Courses)
-Pass the Beginning Prolozone Exam
-Pass the Advanced Prolozone Exam Click Here to access exam
-Submit six case studies for Prolozone including one of each of these areas: neck, back, shoulder, hip, ankle and knee.
Resources for case studies
Click here for an example of a case study
Click here for guidelines for case studies
What if I am not a licensed medical professional, but I wish to become a member?
Supporting Memberships are ideal for individuals that are not licensed as a medical professional, but would like to support the advancement of the safe use and research of ozone therapy. Supporting Members will enjoy discounted entry into AAO training courses and annual meetings, be part of the community of professionals practicing ozone therapies on our members-only forum. This type of membership is ideal for medical students, retired medical practitioners, lay people or support staff at medical organizations.
Ready to sign up and start your membership?