Written and Oral Exam Registration

2021 ABOP Written and Oral Examination Registration

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

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 ABOP Written and Oral Examinations are held in conjunction with the American Academy of Orofacial Pain's Annual Conference.  To earn Diplomate status an individual must first pass the Written Examination and then the Oral Examination.  The Oral Examination must be taken within 5 years of passing the Written Examination.

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Registration Begins: October 20,2020

Written Application Deadline: January 31, 2021

Written Examination Date: May 5, 2021 through May 11, 2021

Examination Location: Prometric Centers Worldwide

Oral Application Deadline: TBD

Oral Examination Date: TBD


Registration Open:

Written Exam Registration Form

Registration TBD:

Oral Exam Registration Form


If you have questions regarding application for the exam please contact ABOP Management at: abopmanagement@gmail.com or call 410 560 3620