Definitions for "Board Certified"
Description of a physician who has successfully passed exams given by a medical examining board certifying him or her as an expert.
A physician who was Board Eligible, and who passed the examination becomes Board certified in the relevant medical specialty. Some specialty boards require periodic recertification.
Describes a physician who has passed a written and oral examination given by a medical specialty board and who has been certified as a specialist in that area.
Keywords:  ophthalmology, american, see
See American Board of Ophthalmology.