We're ABC

The American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics & Pedorthics is the comprehensive credentialing organization whose mission is to establish and advocate for the highest patient care and organizational standards in the provision of safe and effective orthotic, prosthetic and pedorthic services.

Since our inception in 1948, ABC has become the quality standard in OP&P credentialing.

Our Vision

Setting Standards
Improving Outcomes
Changing Lives

We fullfill our mission by:

Measuring
patient care provider’s knowledge and skills through rigorous credentialing programs
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Establishing standards of organizational performance through facility accreditation
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Mandating professional continuing education to maintain competency
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Enforcing
a professional ethics program
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Communicating 
the value and importance of ABC credentials
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12,000+

Certified Individuals

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5,000+

Accredited Facilities

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50

Examiners

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16

Surveyors

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100+

Volunteers

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19

Full-time Staff

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15

Board Members

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Latest AbC NEWS

Meet the 2022 ABC Student Achievement and Student Diversity Scholarship Recipients

ABC, in proud partnership with the Orthotic and Prosthetic Education and Research Foundation (OPERF), is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2022 inaugural ABC Student Achievement and Student Diversity Scholarships.

Important Dates

Arkansas State O&P Assoc. Meeting August 19 - August 21 Little Rock
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