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Overview of the Maintenance of Certification (MOC)

The Board of Directors of the American Board of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery (ABOHNS) is pleased to announce that Brian Nussenbaum, MD, MHCM has assumed the role of Executive Director effective January 1, 2018.


Your input is very important to the ABOHNS. The ABOHNS is pleased to offer an “Office Hours" with the Executive Director program, whereby appointments can be made to talk to Dr. Nussenbaum directly. We hope this new program will offer you, our stakeholders, easy access to Dr. Nussenbaum whenever needed. To schedule an appointment please contact Heather Burnett via email ( or phone (713-850-0399). All efforts will be made to schedule the phone call at a time convenient to the individual requesting the call.

The American Board of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery serves the public by assuring that diplomates meet our standards of training, knowledge and professionalism through initial and continuing certification.