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Leading Prosthodontic Certification and Care Advancement

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Our Mission

The mission of the American Board of Prosthodontics (ABP) is to certify and recertify educationally qualified individuals who demonstrate in-depth knowledge and expertise in prosthodontics.

Our Vision

The vision of the ABP is for all educationally qualified prosthodontists to be Board certified.

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Board Certification

Candidates have 3 Pathways
to Certification

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ABP Examinations

Content Reflects the Broad Scope of Prosthodontics

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Find an ABP Certified Prosthodontist 

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Why should I become board certified? 

Prosthodontists choose to seek board certification at many different stages of their careers. Some begin the process during their prosthodontic residencies, while others take the exam after many years of experience in academia or private practice. 

Compelling reasons to become board-certified in prosthodontics: 

  • Validates expertise 
  • Develops specialty expertise 
  • Proves that you are up to date on the latest advances 
  • Demonstrates your commitment to quality care 

Latest News

Click below to read our latest news stories.

ABP Board, February 2024

March 11, 2024

ABP Hosts Oral Examinations in February 2024

Learn valuable information about the ABP’s recent oral examinations in February 2024, held in Chicago, IL. Learn about the candidates, examination, sections, and the diverse panel of dental experts who contributed to the process.

Hyatt Regency O'Hare Chicago

March 7, 2024

Fall Exam Registration Open with New Date/Location

The ABP is pleased to announce that registration for the Fall 2024 Oral Examinations is now open. Following detailed discussions with stakeholders, the Board has moved the timing and location of the exams from its originally planned date and venue. The Fall exams will be held at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare Chicago from September 29 […]

The ABP Oral Examinations February 2023

August 17, 2023

ABP Oral Examinations February 2023 

Discover key details about the ABP’s recent oral examinations in Chicago held in February 2023. Learn about the candidates, examination sections, and the diverse panel of dental experts who contributed to the process.