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Physician Board Certification in Internal Medicine Through the ABPS

Internal Medicine CertificationPhysician board certification in Internal Medicine through the American Board of Physician Specialties (ABPS) is an opportunity for successful candidates to demonstrate their mastery of the experience and knowledge necessary to provide the best possible care for patients. It also reveals a professional commitment to abide by the ABPS’s medical code of ethics.

The ABPS is the official physician board certification body of the American Association of Physician Specialists, Inc. Internal Medicine board certification is governed by the affiliated Board of Certification in Internal Medicine (BCIM), which also oversees the specialties of Dermatology and Psychiatry. In addition to general internal medicine, the subject areas covered on the physician board certification exam for Internal Medicine include:

  • Allergy and immunities
  • Cardiology
  • Dermatology
  • Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Genetic disorders
  • Hematology
  • Infectious disease
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • Oncology
  • Pulmonary and critical care
  • Rheumatology

The standards set forth by the ABPS are as indisputably rigorous as you’ll find with any multi-specialty board certification body in the nation. The exam questions are developed and validated by Diplomates of the BCIM under the direction of the ABPS and psychometric consultants. To learn more about the exam formulation or candidate requirements for ABPS physician board certification in Internal Medicine, contact us today. The ABPS is the official board certification body of the American Association of Physician Specialties, Inc.