The Oral Certifying Examination (OCE) is the second step in a dual process to becoming Board certified. If you successfully completed the Qualifying Examination, you are eligible to apply to take the 2015 OCE starting June 4, 2014. The OCE is an oral examination designed to test a Candidate’s knowledge and judgment in the field of OMS. The examination is comprised of four Surgery Sections. Successful completion of the OCE results in being formally recognized as an ABOMS Diplomate.
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