Welcome to the American Osteopathic Board of Dermatology

Affirm your commitment to ongoing evidence-based education resulting in high-quality whole person care.

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Information for Candidates

Learn about the process to become AOA board certified in Dermatology, including required exams and eligibility criteria.

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Why Choose AOA?

Designed for physicians by physicians, AOA board certification is an important quality marker for patients and employers.

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Maintaining Certification

Demonstrate excellence in your specialty throughout your career by participating in Osteopathic Continuous Certification (OCC).

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Nov. 8, 2021 - March 31, 2022

Longitudinal Assessment Registration

Register for the AOBD's new Longitudinal Assessment to complete requirements for Component 3 of Osteopathic Continuous Certification

Sept. 29, 2022

AOBD Exams

Dermatology Certification, Mohs Subspecialty Certification, Mohs Subspecialty OCC, Pediatric Dermatology Subspecialty Certification, Pediatric Dermatology Subspecialty OCC, Dermatopathology Subspecialty Certification, Dermatopathology Subspecialty OCC

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