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. 


Diplomate Forum

All conversations and opinions expressed in communications via the Diplomate Forum, are considered personal opinions and are not an expression or position of the Board of Directors of the ABOP.

Read ABOP's Newsletters about the Board's past and future activities and endeavors

ABOP Newsletter Vol. 4

ABOP Newsletter Vol. 3

ABOP Newsletter Vol. 2

ABOP Newsletter Vol. 1


Renewal Fee for Diplomates is $675.00 for the 2019 calendar year

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Upcoming Exams

The 2020 ABOP Examinations will take place on May 6, 2020 at the Disney's Grand Floridian Resort and Spa, Orlando, Florida

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