State Medical License Guide (D.O.)

Navigating the complex process to obtain a Medical license is never easy. Each state has its own set of unique requirements, costs and procedures. U.S. Renal Link has streamlined that process, providing direct links to the Osteopathic Medical Boards in the state in which you would like to practice. Securing a license in the state you want to practice is critical to your job search and lets potential employers know you are serious about pursuing a job in the state.

State
Website
Timeline
Costs
Contact
Arizona
Timeline: 12 weeks minimum Board only meets bi-monthsly
Costs: License fee $1200
Contact: (480) 657-7703
California
Timeline: 6-9 months average, board meets May, July, and October ONLY
Costs: License fee $540 w/application + $810 upon approval
Contact: (916) 928-8390
Florida
Timeline: 3-6 months or longer
Costs: License fee $505 + NICA of $250 or $5000
Contact: (850) 245-4161
Maine
Timeline: 4-6 weeks (for temporary)
Costs: License fee $350
Contact: (207) 287-2480
Michigan
Timeline: 6-8 weeks average
Costs: License fee $235
Contact: (517) 335-0918
Nevada
Timeline: 6-8 weeks average
Costs: License fee $370 +$300 if applying Jan-June
Contact: (702) 732-214
New Mexico
Timeline: 90 days minimum
Costs: License fee $400
Contact: (505) 476-4622
Oklahoma
Timeline: 10-12 weeks minimum, board meets March, June, September, December
Costs: License fee $575
Contact: (405) 528-8625
Pennsylvania
Timeline: 30-90 days average
Costs: License fee $250
Contact: (717) 783-4858
South Dakota
Timeline: 8-10 weeks minimum
Costs: License fee $200
Contact: (605) 367-7781
Tennessee
Timeline: 8 weeks to 12 weeks average
Costs: License fee $470
Contact: (615) 532-3202
Utah
Timeline: 12-16 weeks average
Costs: License fee $200
Contact: (801) 530-6628
Vermont
Timeline: 12-16 weeks minimum, board meets monthly
Costs: License fee $500
Contact: (802) 828-1502
Washington
Timeline: 12-16 weeks minimum
Costs: License fee $491
Contact: (360) 236-4700
West Virgina
Timeline: 3-6 months
Costs: License fee $400
Contact: (304) 723-4638