About The American Board of Orofacial Pain

Founded in 1994 The American Board of Orofacial Pain was established in response to a need for a valid certification process for dentist practicing Orofacial Pain Management.  The ABOP currently holds its examinations yearly in conjunction with the American Academy of Orofacial Pain's Annual Conference.  

Individuals who wish to become a Diplomate of the ABOP must pass the Written and Oral Examinations, respectively. Exams are given once per year, typically in conjunction with the American Academy of Orofacial Pain's Annual Conference.


2020 ABOP Exam Information

The American Board of Orofacial Pain is recognized by the American Board of Dental Specialties as the certifying Board for the specialty of Orofacial Pain

The 2020 ABOP Written and Oral Exams will be held on Wednesday May 6, 2020 at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, in Orlando, Florida.

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5/6/2020
2020 Oral Examination

5/6/2020
2020 Written Examination