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 August 2022

ABOI/ID Diplomate Certification

Route 1 (Route 1 applicants must complete the Part I written examination with the exception of AAID Fellows)

General Dentist

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

  1. Applicant must be a DMD/DDS, BDS or equivalent
  2. Continuing education (CE) totaling 670 hours verified on the CE providers form or a copy of CE certificates with programs that are implant specific or implant related programs.  Completion of the following types of programs will qualify for the following credits towards the 670 total hours required to satisty the requirements to take the ABOI examination.

 

1-year  University based GPR or AEGD program

1-year University based  Fellowship

2-year University based GPR or AEGD program

AAID Associate Fellow

*AAID Fellow

CE Credit

100

100

200

100

200

 

* If you are a Fellow of the AAID you are exempt from taking the Part I written examination

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 in the country they reside in.
  2. Continuing education (CE) totaling 670 hours verified on the CE providers form or a copy of CE certificates with programs that are implant specific or implant related programs.  Completion of the following types of programs will qualify for the following credits towards the 670 total hours required to satisty the requirements to take the ABOI examination.

 

1-year  University based GPR or AEGD program

1-year University based  Fellowship

2-year University based GPR or AEGD program

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 a two-year implant dentistry residency program will satisfy all requirements for Part I of the ABOI/ID Diplomate certification. Individuals that fall into this category are exempt from taking the written examination.

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