The Diplomate - Summer 2020 Edition

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Certification Maintenance

Now Open on Diplomate Profiles

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2021 QE and OCE Applications

Extended! Now Open Through October 2

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Planning on becoming Board certified? Register now for our upcoming webinar!

Learn about the certification process in oral and maxillofacial surgery, including an overview of the two examinations and their requirements, as well as maintaining Diplomate status following successful completion.

September 16, 2020, 6:00pm CDT

Registration available via the AAOMS website

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The certification process is comprehensive, covering the biological sciences and clinical practice of oral and maxillofacial surgery.

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Become an Examiner

Are you a Diplomate interested in furthering your participation with ABOMS? Join the Examination Committee.

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ABOMS Diplomates are committed to lifelong learning, keeping current in knowledge and skills, and practicing in a safe and contemporary manner.

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Are you interested in seeing if a particular oral and maxillofacial surgeon is board certified? Find out how to run a verification.

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Who We Are

Our Core Purpose and Values are our governing principles

Core Purpose

The mission of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is to assure the public of safe and optimal care through the development and maintenance of high standards of certification and re-certification of Diplomates in the specialty.

Core Values

Patient First, Integrity, Fair & Valid, Relevant, Gold Standard of Excellence