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901 Warrenville Road, Suite 180

Lisle, IL 60532



What is a Diplomate of the ABDSM?

Dentists who are Diplomates of the ABDSM have demonstrated that they have the skills and knowledge essential for the delivery of excellent patient care. The ABDSM believes higher standards for dental sleep medicine translate into better care for patients and greater accountability. The ABDSM credential is widely recognized as the gold standard for excellence in dental sleep medicine.


 Find a Diplomate

2023 ABDSM Exam

Exam Dates: July 23 – August 6, 2023

Application: March 20 – April 14, 2023

Late Application* April 15 – 28, 2023

*Late applications are subject to an additional fee

                                                                                                                                                                                                  

Benefits of Becoming a Diplomate of the ABDSM

Stand apart in dental sleep medicine with a status that sleep physicians know and respect. ABDSM Diplomate Status:

  • Signifies to physicians, payors, and patients a professional commitment to education, knowledge, and experience in providing oral appliance therapy for sleep-related breathing disorders.
  • Demonstrates that a dentist has the technical skill, in-depth knowledge and professional judgement to deliver excellent patient care.
  • Positions your practice for more referrals, collaborative partnership, and growth.