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. 


Dues Renewal: Renewal fee for Diplomates is $675.00 for the 2019 calendar year

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Upcoming Exams

The Board welcomes applications from candidates with approved Orofacial Pain Continuing Education Credits

Registration for the 2019 ABOP Exam is now Open!

Applications for the written and oral examinations are accepted now for all eligible candidates as defined in the Bulletin

List of “Mini-Residencies” offered by several universities

2019 Examinations will take place on May 1, 2019  at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina in San Diego, CA.

New ABOP Management Information

Please note that as of November 1, 2017, ABOP has transitioned to new management.

Eva Schwartz, MS, MT, SBB (ASCP)

Executive Director (Pro Bono)

1258 Berans Road

Owings Mills, MD 21117

Tel: (410) 560 3620

Fax: (410) 630 5144

Email: abopmanagement@gmail.com