5 Mandatory Hours
0 Elective Hours
5 Total Hours
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Here's what you need to renew your New York Physician license.

The information below is a summary of the minimum requirements set forth by the New York State Board for Medicine. For a more detailed requirements breakdown, please see the board's site.
If you hold Physician licenses in multiple states, please make sure to check each state's requirements.

New York Physician: MD

Total Hours Required: 5
Mandatory Hours: 5
Elective Hours: 0
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
License Expiration Date: 12/31/2023
Next Education Due Date: 12/31/2023

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Mandatory Subjects:
Licensees must complete a one-time requirement of 2 hours in child abuse identification and reporting.
Licensees authorized to prescribe controlled substances are required to complete at least 3 hours in pain management, palliative care, and addiction by July 1, 2017, and every three years thereafter.
Every applicant for licensure as a physician or limited permit to practice medicine must complete coursework or training in the identification and reporting of child abuse.


No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: New York State Board for Medicine
Phone: 5184743817
Address: 89 Washington Avenue Albany, 12234

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Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It's ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.