Dates & Fees

To meet a registration deadline, all required items must be received by the deadline date. No exam registrations will be accepted after the final deadline. Please see your exam's section for further details.

Checks are accepted only for hand surgery exams. All fees are subject to change. See below for registration fee refund policy.

Exam Registration Deadline Late Deadlines Exam Dates
General Surgery MOC (Recertification) Exam TBD TBD
Nov. 26 - Dec. 10, 2018*
Two-year assessment option also to be offered, dates TBD
Vascular Surgery MOC (Recertification) Exam By July 2, 2018
Fee: TBD
By July 16 - Fee: TBD
By Aug. 15 - Fee: TBD
Sept. 20 - Oct. 4, 2018*
Pediatric Surgery MOC (Recertification) Exam By July 2, 2018
Fee: TBD
By July 16 - Fee: TBD
By Aug. 15 - Fee: TBD
Sept. 20 - Oct. 4, 2018*
Surgical Critical Care MOC (Recertification) Exam By July 2, 2018
Fee: TBD
By July 16 - Fee: TBD
By Aug. 15 - Fee: TBD
Sept. 20 - Oct. 4, 2018*
Hand Surgery MOC (Recertification) Exam Apr. 16, 2018
Fee: TBD
Aug. 29-Sept. 11, 2018**
Fee: TBD
Hospice and Palliative Medicine MOC (Recertification) ExamApr. 16, 2018
Fee: TBD
May 15, 2018
Fee: TBD
Nov. 20, 2018
Fee: TBD
Other Fees
Exam Withdrawal Processing Fee - $400
Returned Check Fee - $50
MOC Re-entry Fees - $300 (1 cycle missed), $600 (2 cycles), $900 (3 cycles)
  • *Computer examination offered at Pearson VUE testing centers.
  • **Computer examination offered at Prometric testing centers.
Refund Policy
Exam registration fees will be refunded, minus a $400 processing fee, if you withdraw more than 15 business days before the first day of the exam window. If you withdraw fewer than 15 business days prior or fails to appear for the exam, the entire fee is forfeited. Fees cannot be carried over to the following year. All withdrawals must be made in writing and confirmed by the ABS office.
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