Dental Professional Advancement in Ontario: Program Overview
IAO Ontario Section offers a complete Professional Advancement Program for practitioners of orthodontics in Ontario. Our program is designed to encourage continued learning through a tier system that is accessible to our members. Our advancement program consists of four levels that signify membership levels. You can climb the tier system by having continuing education hours on record with the Continuing Education Course Recording Program (all levels), successful presentation of completed orthodontic cases (Fellow, Diplomate), and passing both the written and clinical components of the rigorous IBO Diplomate Exam (Diplomate).
The membership levels are: