GCMB updates office hours for paperwork drop-off

New hours are Monday through Friday from 7:30 AM to 4 PM.

Georgia Composite Medical Board

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.

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.

Find a Licensed Professional

Find licensed professionals and facilities by name, license number, or location.

CDC Guidelines for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain

The following information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a clinical tool to help clinicians and patients work together to make informed, patient-centered decisions about pain care.  Click HERE to view the "2022 CDC Clinical Practice Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Pain."

For Licensed Professionals

Online Services

Online licensing site users can:

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

Access your Online Account 

For Consumer

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.

Service of Process


The following individuals may serve as designees for service of process for civil actions brought against the agency:

  • Jason S. Jones, Executive Director
  • Kimberly Emm, Deputy Director & Legal Counsel
  • Latisha Bias, Compliance Manager

The address for service of process is:

Georgia Composite Medical Board
2 MLK Jr. Drive SE
East Tower, 11th floor
Atlanta, GA 30334