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NBDE Part II General Information

Click the blue box and check back daily for new information.  Important updates for all testing candidates regarding COVID-19  

The Integrated National Board Dental Examination (INBDE) is now available. The NBDE Part I is no longer available and Part II will be discontinued on August 1, 2022. 

Important Note Concerning Periodontics Terminology: 

In 2017, the American Academy of Periodontology introduced new classifications. These new classifications were implemented in the summer of 2020. Download the classifications below.


  • Apply to Take the NBDE Part II
  • Schedule a Time to Take the Examination
  • Testing Schedule Change
  • Exam Preparation Material and Helpful Information
  • Examination Item Development Guide
  • NBDE Results Information and Audit Request
  • Test Security and Fraud Prevention