American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


All fees are non-refundable. All Application, Examination, and Late fees are paid by credit card.

Application and Credentialing Fees

Late fee $350

Examination Fees

Oral $1,350
General Computer Examination $1,040
Practice Profiled Computer Examination $1,040
Combined Hand Computer Examination $1,400
Combined Sports Medicine Computer Examination $1,400
Combined Hand Oral $1,750
Combined Sports Medicine Oral $1,750
ABOS WLA $260 per year of ABOS WLA participation
ABOS WLA $300 per year of ABOS WLA participation if hold a Subspecialty Certificate

Duplicate Certificate Fee


The ABOS mails certificates within 90 days of examination results being posted. If you have not received your certificate, please contact the ABOS. Any requests made more than 180 days after the results have been posted will incur a $100 fee.


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