Many medical subspecialities offer certification. These are offered by primary ABMS certifying boards.
Primary certification by an appropriate primary certifying board is a prerequisite for subspeciality certification.
International medical graduates who are not certified by a primary ABMS certifying board cannot qualify for subspeciality certification, even if the subspeciality fellowship they complete is accredited by the ACGME. You must contact the Boards for specific information.
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