2023 NEW Application Requirements

Beginning in 2023 the following requirements will be in place for dentists who would like to challenge the ABOI/ID examination.  UPDATED February 2022

ABOI/ID Diplomate Certification

Route 1 (Route 1 applicants must complete Part I written examination)

General Dentist

The following are pre-requisites for ABOI/ID Diplomate Certification Part I (Written Examination) *

  1. Applicant must be a DMD/DDS or equivalent
  2. Continuing education (CE) totaling 670 hours verified on certifying organization letterhead or copy of CE certificates specific to implant dentistry. Completion of the following programs will satisfy additional continuing education credits.

 

1-year GPR

1-year Fellow

2-year GPR

AAID Associate Fellow

AAID Fellow

CE Credit

100

100

200

100

200

 

* AAID Fellowship will satisfy all requirement for Part I of the ABOI/ID Diplomate certification and is exempt from the Part 1 written examination.  Candidates are not required to be an Associate Fellow or Fellow of the AAID.

Route 2 (Route 2 applicants must complete Part I written examination)

International Applicants

The following are pre-requisites for ABOI/ID Diplomate Certification Part I (Written Examination)

  1. Applicant must be a practicing dentist certified by a licensing board
  2. Continuing education (CE) totaling 670 hours verified on certifying organization letterhead or copy of CE certificates specific to implant dentistry. Completion of the following programs will satisfy additional continuing education credits. Completion of the following programs in US or Canada will satisfy additional continuing education credits.

 

1- year GPR

1-year Fellow

2-year GPR

AAID Associate Fellow

AAID Fellow

CE Credit

100

100

200

100

200

 

Residency

Oral Surgery

Prosthodontics

Periodontics

Implantology

CE Credit

350

350

350

350

 

Route 3 (Route 3 applicants exempt from Part 1 written examination)

ADA Specialist in the US and Canada

Completion of an approved hospital, university, or dental school residency training program in oral surgery, prosthodontics, periodontics and implant dentistry will satisfy all requirements for Part I of the ABOI/ID Diplomate certification.

To download the new application click here

For more details click here to review the candidate handbook