Licensure

 

Send ALL licensure/renewal materials with fees to the below address.
Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners
630 Camp Street
New Orleans, LA 70130

 

RENEW YOUR LICENSE ONLINE Click below. You must be within 8 weeks of your current expiration date.
*We DO NOT accept credit card payments over the phone.


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  • Physicians (MD/DO/Podiatrists/Acupuncturists/Dispensing/Telemedicine)
  • Allied Health (Acupuncture Assistants, Acupuncture Detoxification Specialists, Athletic Trainers, Clinical Exercise Physiologists, Medical Psychologists, Midwives, Occupational Therapists/Assistants, Physician Assitants, Perfusionists, Polysomnography Personnel, Private Radiological Technologists, Respiratory Therapists)
  • Clinical Laboratory Personnel

Licensees holding a Graduate Educational Temporary Permit (GETP) or Internship Registration (PGY) CANNOT, at any time, renew online.  Please contact your analyst for instructions. 

 

 

APPLY FOR A NEW LICENSE. Click below.

 

Background Check

 

Statistics

 Total licensees by category

 
CATEGORY
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012 2013 2014 2015
 ACA. - Acupuncture Assistant 16 15 16 20 34 33 39 41 59 50
 ACU. - Acupuncture 17 19 18 5 21 23 19 21 21 20
 ADS. - Acupuncture Detoxification Specialist 1 -  1 - 4 13 19 17 21 17
 ATH. - Athletic Trainer 240 234 242 253 287 306 365 418 506 472
 CEP. - Clinical Exercise Physiology 14 15 14 26 26 59 60 56 58 58
 CLP.CYT - Cytotechnology 78 84 78 73 80 74 72 70 25 61
 CLP.GEN - CLS - Generalist 2,531 2,859 2,539 2,937 3,162 3,221 3,213 3,212 3,252 3,153
 CLP.LAB - Laboratory Assistant  853 981 855 867 1,187 1,221 1,223 1,265 1,368 1,332
 CLP.PHL - Phlebotomy 178 180 181 159 244 295 416 458 522 556
 CLP.SPE - CLS - Specialist 118 138 118 135 147 152 153 152 186 186
 CLP.TCH - CLS - Technician 405 428 407 471 546 547 562 556 578 577
 DO. - Physician 172 152 175 228 260 285 317 348 396 374
 DPM. - Podiatry 178 176 178 183 184 188 191 188 200 184
 LRT. - Licensed Respiratory Therapist 3,312 3,308 3,319 3,424 3,474 3,543 3,680 3,696 3,788 3,466
 MD. - Physician 15,071 15,156 15,250 16,012 16,322 16,742 17,125 17,198 18,786 16,595
 MDW. - Midwifery 8 10 8 9 9 10 10 11 15 18
 MP. - Medical Psychologist -            -            - 55 65 72 74 82 89 87
 OTA. - Occupational Therapy Assistant 390 380 392 447 488 515 595 644 712 698
 OTT. - Occupational Therapy 1,498 1,489 1,506 1,551 1,633 1,703 1,748 1,831 1,953 1,861
 PA. - Physician Assistant 499 457 532 657 771 965 811 881 943 1,003
 PEF. - Perfusionist 78 78 78 83 96 94 96 99 106 98
 POLY. - Polysomnography Technologist 35 2 36 72 99 133 148 163 187 182
 POLY.TCH - Polysomnography Technician 6 12 6 10 30 2 2 1 2 2
 PRT. - Private Radiological Technology 22 17 22 21 20 22 9 11 10 3
 TOTAL  25,720 26,190 25,971 27,698 29,189 30,218 30,964 31,419 34,257 31,053