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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Oct. 1-31, 2019

Fall AOBS Written and OCC Exams

Location: Pearson Vue Testing Center

Oct. 19, 2019

Fall AOBS Oral Exam

Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado

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