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  • AST Journal: The Surgical Technologist

    Reach the end users of OR products and find qualified candidates to fill open job positions with a publication that is read by more than 70,000 practitioners.

  • The Surgical Technologist

    AST members rate their Journal as one of the most significant benefits of their professional association. This monthly publication features continuing education articles, clinical and research articles as well as departments and practitioner-related columns.

    With a circulation of more than 39,000 and pass along readership of more than 70,000 the publication’s readership reaches a broad audience of:

    • Surgical Technologists
    • Surgical Assistants
    • Surgeons
    • OR Managers 
    • Administrators
    • CNOs
    • And other OR staff

    • More than 24% of respondents have influenced purchases from AST Journal advertisers in the past year.

    • 80% say they share their AST Journals with their OR Managers, CNOs, Surgeons, Administrators and other staff members

    • More than 28% of AST members have been in the industry more than 15 years


    Advertise in The Surgical Technologist, and your company’s message will reach this influential group of more than 70,000 OR professionals.