The American Osteopathic Association’s Department of Certifying Board Services administers the processes of board certification and osteopathic continuous certification for 16 specialty certifying boards, offering certifications in 27 primary specialties and 49 subspecialties. Explore your specialty below.
Neurology & Psychiatry
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology-HNS
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Being board certified is a must in today's health care environment. It signifies your competency as a physician and demonstrates that your knowledge and experience meet clinical standards.
AOA board certification is key to maintaining our unique approach to health care. It provided a foundation that has allowed me to develop necessary skills to care for patients, from the weekend warrior to Olympic athletes.
AOA board certification is more than a required credential. It's evidence of your discipline to maintain academic rigor and your commitment to the principles that drive the DO difference.