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GCMB updates office hours for paperwork drop-off
New hours are Monday through Friday from 7:30 AM to 4 PM.
The Georgia Composite Medical Board protects the health of Georgians through the proper licensing of physicians and enforcement of the Medical Practice Act.
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 licensed professionals and facilities by name, license number, or location.
Click to access the repository of current rules and laws of the GCMB.
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."
Online licensing site users can:
Access your Online Account
To review the Board's Complaint process and access the Online Form
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.
The following individuals may serve as designees for service of process for civil actions brought against the agency:
The address for service of process is:
Georgia Composite Medical Board
2 MLK Jr. Drive SE
East Tower, 11th floor
Atlanta, GA 30334