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Dental Specialty Boards

ADA-Recognized Dental Specialty Certifying Board Reports Available

The reports contains information collected from the boards recognized by the ADA Council on Dental Education and Licensure (CDEL). Reports are updated annually and contain the following information about each of the nine recognized dental specialty certifying boards:

  • Certification and Examination Data
  • Board Executive Directors/Secretaries
  • Eligibility Requirements
  • Examination Procedures
  • Application and Registration Procedures
  • Re-Examination Policies
  • Recertification Policies

Download full reports and see the list of dental specialty boards, including contact information below:

Dental Specialty Board list:

American Board of Dental Public Health

2047 Chrysler Dr. NE
Atlanta, GA 30345
Internet site:
Contact:  Dr. Eugenio Beltrán

Current Officers
President:  Dr. John J. Warren
Executive Director:  Dr. Eugenio Beltrán

American Board of Endodontics
211 East Chicago Avenue
Suite 1150
Chicago, IL  60611
Phone:  312-266-7310
Fax:  312-266-9982
Internet Site:
Contact:  Ms. Margie Hannen

Current Officers
President:  Dr. Scott B. McClanahan
Executive Secretary:  Ms. Margie Hannen

American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
One Urban Center, Suite 690
4830 W. Kennedy Blvd.
Tampa, FL  33609
Phone: 813-286-2444
Fax:  813-289-5279
Internet Site:
Contact Person:  Ms. Clarita Scioscia

Current Officers
President:  Dr. Robert D. Foss
Executive Director:  Ms. Clarita Scioscia

American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology
PO Box 31966
Philadelphia, PA  19104
Phone:  215-573-7115
Internet Site:
Contact Person:  Dr. Hassem Geha

Current Officers
President:  Dr. Anita Gohel
Secretary-Treasurer:  Dr. Hassem Geha

American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
625 N. Michigan Avenue
Suite 1820
Chicago, IL  60611
Phone: 312-642-0070
Fax:  312-642-8584
Internet Site:
Contact Person:  Ms. Erin E. Killeen

Current Officers
President:  Dr. Mark D. Zajkowski
Executive Vice President:  Ms. Erin E. Killeen

American Board of Orthodontics
401 N. Lindbergh Blvd. #308
St. Louis, MO  63141-7839
Phone: 314-432-6130
Fax:  314-432-8170
Internet Site:
Contact Person:  Ms. Christine L. Eisenmayer

Current Officers
President:  Dr. Larry Tadlock
Executive Vice President:  Ms. Christine L. Eisenmayer

American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
325 East Washington Street
Suite 101
Iowa City, IA 52240-3959
Phone:  319-341-8488
Fax:  319-341-9499
Internet Site:
Contact Person:  Dr. Jeff Dean

Current Officers
President:  Dr. Jeffrey Mabry
Executive Director:  Dr. Jeff Dean  

American Board of Periodontology
Executive Director
877 Baltimore Annapolis Boulevard
Suite 111
Severna Park, MD  21146
Phone:  410-647-1324
Fax:  410-647-1260
Internet Site:
Contact Person:  Kent Palcanis

Current Officers
President:  Dr. Paul A. Levi, Dr. Joseph R. Mellado  
Executive Director:  Dr. Kent G. Palcanis

American Board of Prosthodontics
Executive Director
30 Rosedale Road
West Hartford, CT  06107-1894
Phone:  860-679-2649
Fax:  860-679-1370
Internet Site:
Contact Person:  Dr. Thomas D. Taylor

Current Officers
President:  Dr. Kent Knoernschild
Executive Director:  Dr. Thomas D. Taylor