Empowering a New Generation of Physicians

Advance your career, be competitive and secure the job you want with AOA Board Certification.

Find your specialty

Your Partner for Long-Term Success

For over 80 years, AOA Board Certification has evolved to provide opportunities for professional development through 16 specialty boards offering 27 primary specialties and 48 subspecialties.

As one of two nationally-recognized credentials, AOA Board Certification provides a competitive advantage throughout a physician’s career. Be part of this continuing tradition of medical excellence with the certification of choice for DOs who want to practice osteopathically and realize their full potential as physicians.

AOA Board Certification is:

  • An indicator of clinical excellence and commitment to the osteopathic philosophy

  • Nationally recognized and valued by employers, insurers and patients

  • Cost-effective, convenient and tailored to your needs, so you can seamlessly incorporate it into your busy schedule