Physician and Surgeon

Licensing Authority

Alaska Department of Commerce, Community & Economic Development
Division of Corporations, Business, and Professional Licensing
State Medical Board
P.O. Box 110806
Juneau, AK, 99811 -0806
fax: 907.465.2974

Contact Information:


Application $200
License $300
Temporary permit $75
Residency application and permit $50

Biennial renewal:
Active $300
Inactive $125
retired $50


Applicants must graduate from an accredited medical school, have one year of approved internship or residency if graduated before 1995 or two years if graduated on or after January 1, 1995. Approved internships and residencies are those accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education. Foreign medical graduates need to contact the licensing agency for further information. Applicants must pass board approved examination or combination of examinations, and have received clearance from the U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs and from the Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB), in addition to other required documentation prior to being licensed.

Number of Licenses on December 31, 2015


Last updated January 2016.