2022 Media Kit

Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Media Kit

Download rates, dates, and contact information for advertising, recruitment and content solutions.

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  • 40,257 Total Subscribers
  • 533,506 Orthopaedics Specialty Average Monthly Visits




Practing orthopaedic professionals

Content Focus

JAAOS is the #1 most-read journal in Orthopaedic Surgery (Source: Kantar Media Medical/Surgical Media Measurement, 2021, Orthopedic Surgery).

Each issue of JAAOS includes peer-reviewed articles focused on clinical diagnosis and management. The Journal's mission is dissemination of knowledge to improve the care of patients with musculoskeletal disorders. The Editorial Board selects articles that critically evaluate and synthesize current information on the diagnosis and management of musculoskeletal conditions and document the current state of orthopaedic practice. JAAOS includes review articles, techniques articles and practical video, original research articles, guideline summary articles, appropriate-use articles with accompanying case studies, Instructional Course Lecture (ICL) articles and editorials. AAOS offers JAAOS CME and MoC credit for 100-question examinations.

JAAOS is published by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the world’s largest medical association of 40,000 musculoskeletal specialists worldwide. JAAOS is provided to all members of the Academy as a benefit of membership. The Journal is also provided to residents in specified orthopaedic and osteopathic programs.

JAAOS Unplugged, the monthly podcast, summarizes research articles and reviews a featured article from the latest issue.
Listen to the latest episode.

Organizational Affiliation

The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons sets the standard for education and practice management services for today’s orthopaedic surgeons and allied health professionals and also serves as an advocate for improved patient care. Founded in 1933 with 500 members, the Academy is now the world’s largest medical association of musculoskeletal specialists with more than 38,990 members around the world.


Peter S. Rose, MD, FAAOS


Twice monthly

Advertising Guidelines

Subject to approval by Editor. New copy must be received by the Publisher two weeks before closing date.