About the Medical Board

The Georgia Composite Medical Board protects the health of Georgians through the proper licensing of physicians and enforcement of the Medical Practice Act.

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Who We License

The Georgia Composite Medical Board is the agency that licenses physicians, physician assistants, respiratory care professionals, perfusionists, acupuncturists, orthotists, prosthetists, auricular (ear) detoxification specialists, genetic counselors, cosmetic laser practitioners and pain management clinics.

Board Calendar & Meetings

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GCMB Emergency Practice Permit/Temp License in response to COVID-19

ATLANTA – The Georgia Composite Medical Board announced today that it may approve and issue “emergency practice permits” to physicians, physician assistants, advanced practice registered nurses, and respiratory care professionals who wish to practice medicine during the public health emergency response to novel coronavirus, known as “COVID-19.”


In response to the State of Emergency that has been declared by the Federal and Georgia legislatures, the Georgia Composite Medical Board encourages licensed prescribers to follow CDC guidelines in leveraging telemedicine technologies in order to protect patients and the healthcare workforce. In general, prescribers should adhere to the state rule on Practice Through Electronic or Other Such Means as amended at the March 5, 2020 meeting.

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COVID-19 Emergency Practice Permits

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  • Submit a new, reinstatement or renewal application
  • Update personal information or practice location information
  • Upload application documentation, or
  • Check the status of your application

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Board Members

The Georgia Composite Medical Board is comprised of sixteen members (15 voting members and one ex-officio) appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the State Senate.