Contacting the ABS

Contact Us

Customer support representatives will be available via email during our hours of operation: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. ET, and via phone from Monday to Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. ET. Please also check our website homepage and social media pages frequently for news and updates.
  • Mailing Address:
    The American Board of Surgery
    1617 John F. Kennedy Boulevard, Suite 860
    Philadelphia, PA 19103 USA
  • Phone: 215-568-4000
    Fax: 215-563-5718
  • If you are calling for help with our website, or with questions regarding a letter you have received, please have it accessible when you call.

Hours of Operation

  • Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET. The ABS office is closed on U.S. federal holidays.


Please use the links below to contact the appropriate staff person for your exam or specialty of interest. Please email only one person; email will be rerouted internally if necessary.

Continuous Certification: Please contact our Continuous Certification Coordinator.
General Surgery
Vascular Surgery
Pediatric Surgery
Surgical Critical Care
Surgery of the Hand
Complex General Surgical Oncology
Focused Practice Designation
IT Department
Other Inquiries
Executive Staff