Physicians and Surgeons

A Physician or Surgeon (M.D.) is an individual issued a license allowing them to practice medicine. A physician may diagnose, prescribe, and administer treatment to individuals suffering from injury or disease.

Resources for Maintaining your Physician’s and Surgeon’s License

The Medical Board's Licensing Program assists licensees and registrants in maintaining and managing the status of their license or registration. As a licensee/registrant holder, you have the ability to:

  • Change your name;
  • Change your address;
  • Change your email address;
  • Change the status of your license/registration;
  • Request License Verifications, Certification Letters, or Examination Scores; and
  • Request a duplicate wall certificate/wallet (pocket) license.