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. Além disso, 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. O Conselho é responsável pela revisão de todos os candidatos à certificação da placa, bem como administrar os exames envolvidos no processo de certificação.

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,cirurgia plástica, medicina, anestesia e patologia. Oral e maxilofacial cirurgiões são treinados para tratar pacientes no hospital, instalações do ambulatório, centros de cirurgia e em gabinetes.

Certificação

A fim de tornar-se certificado, um indivíduo deve concluir um processo intensivo de aplicação e exame. Os candidatos a certificação da placa em Cirurgia Buco -Maxilo-facial devem fornecer verificadas as provas escritas de suas formação e qualificações. Além disso, Estes indivíduos devem fornecer provas de sua experiência em todos os aspectos da cirurgia Buco -Maxilo-facial.

This Includes:

  • Medical Assessment & Management Of Surgical Patients
  • Anesthesia
  • Dentoalveolar Implants
  • Facial Trauma and Reconstruction
  • Cirurgia ortognática (Cirurgia corretiva de mandíbula)
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Cleft Lip & Palate and Craniofacial Syndromes
  • Continuação de competência

Finalmente, 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. Alta é encorajadas a manter a competência atual, em curso de educação continuada.

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

Educação profissional continuada é uma importante ferramenta mantendo Oral e maxilofacial cirurgiões atual sobre novos desenvolvimentos no campo. Isso é realizado através de encontros nacionais, seminários, palestras, cursos especiais, painéis, simpósios, e auto-estudo. O cirurgião maxilo-facial e Board Certified Oral tem demonstrado um compromisso de desenvolvimento profissional contínuo. 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.