American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics and Pedorthics, Inc.
330 John Carlyle Street, Suite 210, Alexandria VA 22314
An ABC certified orthotist and/or prosthetist is a health care professional who is specifically educated and trained to manage the comprehensive orthotic and/or prosthetic patient care. This includes patient assessment, formulation of a treatment plan, implementation of the treatment plan, follow-up and practice management.
Work Experience Required? YesOral or Written Exam Required? Yes Renewal Required? Every 5 Year(s) Renew through Continuing Educational Units(CEU)? YesRenew through Re-Examination? NoRenew through Continuing Professional Development(CPD)? NoDoes applicant have choice of at least two options from above for renewal (CEU, CPD, or exam)? No This certification is accredited by NCCA. Read more about NCCA. This certification is third-party industry-endorsed. Read more about endorsement.