board eligible


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board eligible

denoting a physician who has completed all of the requirements for admission to a medical specialty board.
Referring to a North American physician who has completed the minimum—4–8 yeas—of post-medical school residency training, and is eligible to sit for an examination—the ‘boards’—which tests theoretical knowledge in the area of specialization

board el·i·gi·ble

(bōrd el'i-ji-bĕl)
Referring to someone who is not yet certified in a specialty but who has met the requirements to sit for the examination.

board el·i·gi·ble

(bōrd el'i-ji-bĕl)
Referring to someone who is not yet certified in a specialty but who has met the requirements to sit for the examination.

board eligible,

adj the status of a dental specialist whose educational qualifications have been verified by acceptance of an application for certification by the recognized certifying board. Board eligibility depends on advanced education in the specialty and timely progress toward completion of the certification procedure. Regular renewal is required to maintain eligibility until the examination is completed.
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Board Eligible membership in the AAGO and Diplomate application registration with the Tier Chairman.
This led to the formation of a physician steering committee that worked for over a year in planning every aspect of the hospital from the architectural drawings to the physician recruitment plan to the medical staff by-laws requiring that all physicians be board certified or board eligible.
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ABMS and its Member Boards believe very strongly that patients, health systems and others who have a stake in high quality health care have a right to know what it means when physicians call themselves Board Eligible," said Lloyd B.
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Martin is a board eligible, fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon who received his bachelor's degree in chemistry and biology from LaSalle University in Philadelphia.
Board eligible or board certified in either oral or maxillofacial surgery, plastic surgery or facial plastic surgery.
Dr Ayala is Double Board Certified in Otolaryngology and Facial Plastic Surgery, and Board Eligible in Sleep Medicine.
Fellowship Trained and Board Eligible in Sports Medicine Board Certified in Family Medicine Education -- Undergraduate: Bachelor of Science in Biology and Chemistry, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR -- Osteopathic Medical Degree: Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI Training -- Internal Medicine Internship: University of Nevada, School of Medicine, Reno, NV -- Family Medicine Residency: Valley Hospital, Tuoro University, Las Vegas, NV --Sports Medicine Fellowship: Beaumont Hospital, Troy and Royal Oak, MI Certifications -- Board Certification, American College of Osteopathic Family Medicine -- Permanent License, Nevada -- Permanent License, California.
Leslie is a board eligible family practice physician who has developed a successful, high quality primary care practice, which includes approximately 400 Humana Medicare Advantage members, in Stuart, Florida.
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