American Board Of Ophthalmology

The American Board of Ophthalmology

PO Box 1887
Doylestown, PA 18901

Phone: (610) 664-1175

Fax: (610) 664-6503

Maintenance of Certification Lifelong Learning and Self-Assessment

  • Complete an average of 25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ annually, including 8 Self-Assessment (SA) Credits.
  • 80% of the total 250 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ (10-year cycle) must be relevant to Ophthalmology.
  • One patient safety-focused activity must be completed prior to the end of year three.

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The requirements and other information provided on this page are determined by each ABMS Member Board and may be subject to change. Please refer to the relevant Board’s website to confirm the applicable requirements.

Board Resources

ABOP Patient Safety Activity


Professional Organizations

American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)

State Licensing Requirements

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