Exam Admissibility Policies

Policies outlining examination admissibility time limits for initial certification by the ABS in general surgery, vascular surgery, pediatric surgery, complex general surgical oncology, surgical critical care, and hand surgery.

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Replacement of Certificate

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Policy regarding surgeon re-entry to active surgical practice following a voluntary or involuntary hiatus of two or more years.
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