Accreditation & Fellowship
The Accreditation process, which was developed by the AACD and is the world’s most recognized advanced credentialing program, encourages further education, interaction with like-minded colleagues, and the opportunity for professional growth. Accreditation requires dedication to continuing education and responsible patient care. Learn More.
Fellowship is the second level of achievement available to American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry® members. The status of "Accredited Fellow" of the AACD is granted after completion of all requirements and is in accordance with the AACD's mission of education and excellence. Additionally, Fellowship provides a means for the Accreditation/Fellowship Committee to evaluate the continuation of clinical excellence and commitment to cosmetic dentistry by its Accredited members. Learn More.
American Board of Cosmetic Dentistry
The American Board of Cosmetic Dentistry (ABCD) is the credentialing authority of the AACD for the purpose of testing, analyzing, and evaluation of the services of dentists and laboratory technicians for the purpose of awarding AACD Accreditation in cosmetic dentistry. View the American Board of Cosmetic Dentistry.