Australian and New Zealand Endocrine Surgeons is a society of specialist surgeons that aims to achieve the highest standards in the practice of endocrine surgery.
Endocrine surgery includes surgery of the thyroid gland, parathyroid glands, adrenal glands and the endocrine pancreas.
The members of AES are specialist surgeons (Fellows of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons) who have had further training and experience in endocrine surgery. Full members of AES are also members of the International Association of Endocrine Surgeons (IAES) which has approximately 400 members worldwide. AES has links to the Endocrine Society of Australia, to the IAES, and to other international endocrine surgical groups including the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons (AAES), the Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons and the British Association of Endocrine Surgeons (BAES).