American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


The American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS) provides reasonable examination accommodations to individuals who meet certain requirements. All requests for accommodations will be considered on a case-by-case basis after the submission of required documentation. Those who need examination accommodations per the ADA should complete this form, attach supporting documents, and email all documents to

Breastfeeding candidates who need time to pump may request it by completing this form. The ABOS provides an option for breastfeeding individuals to take the ABOS Part I Examination over a two-day period with additional break time each day to allow for pumping. Those with any other examination accommodations questions should also contact

To view the ABOS Part I Examination Timing Information, click here.

Additional information about examination accommodations will be provided by Pearson Vue. However, please contact to assist you with your accommodation needs.


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