About the ABOP 

The American Board of Orofacial Pain was founded in 1994 in response to a need for a valid certification process for dentist practicing Orofacial Pain Management. To become a Diplomate of the ABOP one must successfully pass first a written examination and an oral examination. 



Registration for the 2017 exam is now open. Please click here to register.


AAOP 41st Scientific Meeting - May 4-7, 2017 - Scottsdale, AZ