American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics and Pedorthics, Inc.
Orthotist and Prosthetist Certification
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? YesEither training or work experience required, but not both? YesOral or Written Exam Required? Yes Renew through Continuing Educational Units(CEU)? YesDoes 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.