Verification of NBCOT Credential Holders

Due to a number of certification misrepresenation and misuse matters which have occured, it is prudent, and therefore highly recommended, that all interested parties contact the NBCOT in order to verify OTC and/or OT-SC certification(s).  We encourage interested parties to contact the NBCOT office in a timely manner, to determine the current certification status of an individual using a NBCOT credential.

​Please note that following receipt of information that an inappropriate or unauthorized use of NBCOT certifications or credentials may have occurred, NBCOT will determine if responsive action(s) will be taken. 

NBCOT is aware that NBCOT certification credentials have been misused and misrepresented with respect to the following individuals:

​Egon H. Trujillo
Carla Matthews Brown
Mark K. Smith

​Verification of an individual's Orthopaedic Technologist Certified (OTC® ) or Orthopaedic Technologist - Surgery Certified (OT-SC™) is available to all interested parties.

​The National Board for Certification of Orthopaedic Technologists,Inc. does not provide verbal/email verifications to Employers or Credentialing Agencies. Please use the official Fax Verification Request Form posted below.

​If you wish to obtain an official Certification Verification Letter from the National Board for Certification of Orthopaedic Technologists, this certification information is reported on official NBCOT letterhead and carries the official stamp of the National Board for Certification of Orthopaedic Technologists, the link is provided below.

​The fee for an official letter is $30.00. It is sent directly from the NBCOT to the addressee (e.g, regulatory entity, credentialing agency, employer). Payment may be made by group check, bank check, money order, or credit card (Visa, MasterCard Only).

​There is a $40.00 fee for any returned check. Requests submitted without the required fee will be returned. Please allow two weeks  (2 weeks) for verification and processing.Fax Verification is used to check certificant status only. There is no charge to Medical Staff Offices or Credentialing Agencies for "Status Only Requests". This will include any Disciplinary Actions on file, and general status information.The Fax Verification Request Form is posted below:                               

To be used by credentialing agencies only !
If you want a Certified, Stamped Letter of Verification, mail this form and send the appropriate payment.
Letter Verification of Certification Request Form 

​If you have any questions regarding Verification Click Here
National Board for Certification of Orthopaedic Technologists, Inc. ​

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