The American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry (ABOI/ID) is an organization dedicated to certifying implant dentistry professionals so that the public can see that they possess the knowledge and skills for safe procedures. The organization certifies various oral health professionals including general dentists, oral surgeons, periodontists, and prosthodontics.
The ABOI/ID was chartered in 1969 by the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID) and has a mission “to certify individuals at the highest standards of competency in diagnosis, surgery and prosthetic treatment in the specialty of Implant Dentistry and ensure their current knowledge and skills for the safety of the public.”
The certification process for ABOI/ID is comprehensive and users can see the requirements and application on the site. Users can use the “Find a Diplomate” tool to search for dentists who have received the certification in their area and find their contact information to book an appointment with a trusted specialist.