American Board Of Orthopaedic Surgery

The American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

400 Silver Cedar Court
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

Phone: (919) 929-7103

Fax: (919) 942-8988

Lifelong Learning Requirements

  • Complete 240 AMA PRA Category I Credits™ relevant to Orthopaedic Surgery every 10 years.
  • 40 of the 240 AMA PRA Category I Credits™ must be self-assessment examinations (SAE) or Self-Assessment Activities (SA). SAE are activities produced by organizations other than the ABOS, then approved for MOC credit by ABOS. SAE credit may be earned through:
    • Scored and recorded examinations
    • Portfolio Program
    • PIMs
    • Registries
    • Physician Scorecards

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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.