California Occupational License
Department of Consumer Affairs
Physician and Surgeon
Medical Board of California
Licensing Agency Contact Information:
License Requirements, Fees, and Examination Information:
||2005 Evergreen Street, Suite 1200
Sacramento, CA 95815
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Doctor of Medicine.
Occupations To Which This License Applies:
Fees: Application and fingerprint: $491.00
Initial license: $808, reduces to $416.50 to those enrolled in postgraduate training at time of licensure. Biennial: $808.
Examination Frequency: Ongoing national exam administered by Federation of State Medical Boards. See their website at www.fsmb.org and the United States Medical Licensing Examination website at www.usmle.org.
Exam Locations: Computerized sites, see above for notation.
Experience Requirement: Two years pre-professional education, a minimum of four-academic years medical education from a medical school recognized by the Medical Board of California with diploma and one or two-year Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education or Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada approved/slotted post-graduate training.
Average Time to Process Application: 60 days for initial review.
Renewal Period: Biennially (every second year).
Special License Requirements: N/A
Comments: Please visit www.mbc.ca.gov for additional information.
Authority: Business and Professions Code, Sections 2080-2099,2100-2115,2135,2135.5,2141,2143,2151,2170,2184.
|Occupation Title||SOC Code
|Anesthesiologists ||291061 |
|Family and General Practitioners ||291062 |
|Internists, General ||291063 |
|Obstetricians and Gynecologists ||291064 |
|Pediatricians, General ||291065 |
|Psychiatrists ||291066 |
|Surgeons ||291067 |
|Physicians and Surgeons, All Other ||291069 |