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What does it mean to be board-certified by The American Board of Orthodontics?

You've probably heard the term "board-certified orthodontist" before. But what exactly does it mean, and why is it essential for your orthodontic journey? Let's delve into the world of orthodontics and explore the significance of being board-certified by the American Board of Orthodontics (ABO).

Dr. Bunker is a Board Certified Orthodontist.

Being board-certified by the American Board of Orthodontics signifies that Dr. Bunker has achieved the highest level of expertise in the field of orthodontics through a rigorous examination and evaluation process. The American Board of Orthodontics is a professional organization that is dedicated to upholding the standards of orthodontic care and promoting excellence within the field.

Dr. Steven Bunker is a board-certified orthodontist

Unlocking Excellence: The Journey of a board-certified orthodontist

1. Advanced Training and Education: To become board-certified, Dr. Bunker has undergone a comprehensive and specialized educational path in orthodontics, involving two additional years of postgraduate training after dental school.

2. Clinical Excellence: Board-certified orthodontists have demonstrated a substantial level of clinical experience in diagnosing and treating a wide range of orthodontic cases, including simple to complex aesthetic and functional issues.

3. Rigorous Examination Process: To achieve board certification, Dr. Bunker underwent and will continue to undergo a rigorous examination process administered by the American Board of Orthodontics. This examination evaluates his knowledge, skills, and expertise in orthodontic diagnosis, treatment planning, and treatment execution.

4. Highest Standards of Care: When you choose a board-certified orthodontist like Dr. Bunker, you’re selecting a practitioner committed to upholding the highest standards of orthodontic care. Ethics, professionalism, and patient well-being are at the forefront of his practice.

5. Commitment to Continuing Education: Board-certified orthodontists are often committed to ongoing professional development and staying current with the latest advancements in orthodontic techniques and technologies.

6. Trust and Confidence: Choosing a board-certified orthodontist like Dr. Bunker offers patients a sense of trust and confidence in the quality of care they will receive. Board certification is an assurance of a practitioner’s dedication to excellence and patient well-being.

7. Complex Cases Expertise: Board-certified orthodontists are equipped to handle a wide spectrum of orthodontic cases, including those that involve complex dental and skeletal issues.

Dr. Bunker’s journey to board certification is a testament to his high level of knowledge and commitment to the field of orthodontics. It’s an assurance that you’re not just receiving care from a skilled professional but also from someone who continually strives for the best orthodontic outcomes!

Elevate your orthodontic experience with a Board Certified Orthodontist like Dr. Bunker at Ostler & Bunker Family Orthodontics! Your smile deserves nothing less.

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