Apply for or Renew NBPAS certification

If you are a DO previously certified by an AOA member board, please continue on our NBOPAS application.


Are you currently, or have you previously been, certified by the National Board of Physicians and Surgeons?
NO - This is my first time applying with the National Board of Physicians and Surgeons
YES - I am, or have been, certified by the National Board of Physicians and Surgeons and I am reapplying/renewing my certification

Military discount: If you are an active member of the US military, you qualify for the reduced rate of $89 ($84 for renewal) for a two year certificate (an additional fee of $14 still applies if you wish to receive a paper certificate in the mail). If this applies to you, please upload the evidence of enrollment in the CME upload section of the application page and check this box.

Fellow/Physician-in-training discount: If you are either: 1) a physician-in-training or 2) a physician within two years of training, and qualify for a reduced rate of $29 ($24 for renewal) for a two year certificate (an additional fee of $14 still applies if you wish to receive a paper certificate in the mail). We will need a letter from your program director indicating participating in an ACGME credentialed training program within the past two years. If this applies to you, please upload this in place of CME on the application page and check this box.



Certification by NBPAS is a measure of training, experience and life-long learning. It does not guarantee competence or any specific medical outcomes.