Diplomate, American Board of Oral Implantology

Implant Dentistry Diplomate status is conferred upon a small number of dentists who have distinguished themselves by showing an interest in implant dentistry.

Diplomate status symbolizes the highest level of competence in implant dentistry.

This status attests to dentists having demonstrated their knowledge, ability, and proficiency in implant dentistry through a rigorous examination process.

Diplomate status recognizes implant dentists’ dedication to professional and personal achievements in implant dentistry.

The ABOI/ID offers the only Diplomate credential recognized by two federal courts.

In fulfilling its purpose and objectives, the ABOI/ID follows the Standards for Accreditation of National Certification Organizations of the National Organization of Competency Assurance.  The ABOI/ID is not recognized as a Specialty Board by the American Dental Association.  However, the ABOI/ID closely adheres to the ADA’s Requirements for National Certifying Boards for Dental Specialists in the administration of its program and examinations.