About AOBP

From the Chair

AOBP Bylaws

Bureau of Osteopathic Specialists Handbook

AOBP Policies and Procedures

Application Fees


Examination Details


Computerized Exam Tutorial

Sample Items



Item Writing


Osteopathic Continuous Certification (OCC)

For the Public

Sports Medicine CAQ

Steps to Certification




142 East Ontario Street
Floor 4
Chicago, Illinois 60611

Phone 800-621-1773,
Extension 8267
Fax 312-202-8441

Email AOBP


Information for the Public


Would you like to know more about osteopathic medicine? Click here to access helpful information from the AOA's website.

Would you like to find a DO who practices Pediatrics in your area? Click here to access the AOA's "Find a DO" online search function.


Board Eligibility
Any requests regarding Board Eligibility should be submitted in writing to the AOBP. There will be no verbal/telephone processing of Board Eligibility requests.

Board Certification
Healthcare Organizations & Credentials Verification Organizations
Do you need to verify an osteopathic physician's credentials? To obtain a physician profile, contact the AOA Information Association at 800-621-1773, extension 8145, or via email.  The profile is the official form for verification of certification awarded by the American Osteopathic Association.

Diplomate of the Board
If you are a diplomate in good standing, please login to send your profile to one or more state licensure boards. You may also request a copy of your profile via email. For security reasons, viewing your profile via the web is prohibited.


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