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American Board of Ophthalmology
111 Presidential Boulevard, Suite 241 Bala Cynwyd
PA 19004-1075


Since 1916, nearly 27,000 ophthalmologists have challenged themselves to meet the rigorous certification standards established by The American Board of Ophthalmology. The first medical specialty board founded in the United States, The American Board of Ophthalmology awards the only medical specialty certificate in ophthalmology recognized by both the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) and the American Medical Association (AMA).

Ophthalmology Website


Work Experience Required? No

Oral or Written Exam Required? Yes

Renewal Required? Every 10 Year(s)

Renew through Continuing Educational Units(CEU)? Yes

Renew through Continuing Professional Development(CPD)? Yes

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