What It Means To Be Board Certified

What does it mean to beBoard-Certified”?

A Board Certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon has graduated from an accredited dental school and is licensed in the state in which he/she practices. De plus,, this individual has completed an oral and maxillofacial surgery residency program approved by the American Dental Association’s Commission on Dental Accreditation.

The American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is recognized by the American Dental Association as the specialty board for oral and maxillofacial surgery. La Commission est chargée de revoir tous les candidats à la certification de Conseil ainsi que l’Organisation des examens impliqués dans le processus de certification.

During his/her oral and maxillofacial surgery residency, a board certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon received graduate training in other disciplines such as general surgery,otolaryagology,chirurgie plastique, médecine, anesthésie et pathologie. Orale et maxillo-faciale sont formés pour traiter les patients à l’hôpital, services de consultations externes, centres de chirurgie et de bureaux privés.

Certification

Pour devenir certifié, un individu doit remplir un processus intensif de demande et d’examen. Candidats à la certification de Conseil en chirurgie buccale et maxillo-faciale fournir la preuve écrite vérifiée leurs qualités pédagogiques et de formation. De plus,, ces personnes doivent fournir la preuve de leur expérience dans tous les aspects de la chirurgie buccale et maxillo-faciale.

This Includes:

  • Medical Assessment & Management Of Surgical Patients
  • Anesthesia
  • Dentoalveolar Implants
  • Facial Trauma and Reconstruction
  • Orthognathic Surgery (Chirurgie orthognathique)
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Cleft Lip & Palate and Craniofacial Syndromes
  • Compétence permanente

Enfin, a board certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon was required to pass both a thorough written qualifying examination and a rigorous oral certifying examination to be certified as a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Diplomates sont encouragés à maintenir les compétences actuelles en cours de formation continue.

Diplomates are recertified in current competency every ten years by a comprehensive written examination.

Formation professionnelle continue est un outil important garder Oral et Maxillofacial Surgeons actuel sur les nouveaux développements dans le domaine. Cette opération s’effectue par le biais de réunions nationales, séminaires, Conférences, cours spéciaux, panneaux, symposiums, et auto étude. Le Conseil certifié par voie orale et chirurgien maxillo-facial a démontré un engagement envers le développement professionnel continu. The American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery encourages its Diplomates to continue their professional development through educational experiences.

Non-Certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

Maybe more or less competent. They may not be board- certified because they have not made application for their certification credential, because they have been turned down for membership, or because they have lost the credential for failing to continue meeting the minimum requirements.