OSTEOPATHIC BOARD CERTIFICATION

Welcome to the American Osteopathic Board of Surgery

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 Surgery, 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.

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Important Dates View All

Oct. 1-31, 2018

AOBS Written Exams

Location: Pearson Vue Testing Center

Oct. 17, 2018

AOBS Oral Exams

Location: Marriott Marquis

Jan. 2, 2019

Applications open for AOBS Written and OCC Exams

March 15, 2019

First application deadline with late fee for AOBS Written and OCC Exams

April 1, 2019

Final application deadline for AOBS Written and OCC Exams

May 1-31, 2019

AOBS Written and OCC Exams

Location: Pearson Vue Testing Center

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