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Welcome to the Home Page of the State of Arizona Board of Chiropractic Examiners.

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Notice of Board Meetings, Agendas, and Recordings

Board agendas are posted at the Board office located at 1740 West Adams Street, Suite 2430, Phoenix, Arizona 85007, and are available on the Board’s website prior to the meeting.  Notices of Board meetings are also posted at https://publicmeetings.az.gov.  

Beginning in January 2018, the State of Arizona Board of Chiropractic Examiners' proceedings are captured on digital audio. This is in accordance with A.R.S. § 32-3222(B)(1). Note: For storage issues, all requests for audio files will be made available for access using google drive. An email will be sent to notify you when the audio file is available for you to retrieve. The Board Meeting Audio is posted after each Board Meeting and is available on the Board's website under the Board Meetings tab

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Board Meeting Requirement for New Licensees

Per R4-7-801(M)(2), "Each person who is issued a new license to practice chiropractic in Arizona on or after January 1, 2013 is required to attend three hours of a single regularly scheduled Board meeting within the first year of residence in Arizona. The licensee cannot distribute the three hours of Board meeting attendance over two or more Board meetings. The licensee shall notify the Board in writing within ten days of moving to Arizona. The meeting attendance must be pre-scheduled and pre-approved by Board staff. Continuing education credit will not be awarded if the licensee is attending the meeting as a subject of an investigation or other Board review or if the licensee fails to properly schedule attendance as per this Section. This subsection does not pertain to any person who has had a license to practice chiropractic in Arizona issued prior to January 1, 2013." Click here to fill out and submit your request to fulfill your first year of residency Board Meeting requirement.

Upcoming Meetings

November 30, 2022 Board Meeting - November 30, 2022

Board Meeting - January 18, 2023

Board Meeting - March 8, 2023

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Office hours

The Board office is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and closed on Weekends and State Holidays.

Mission

Mission statement

The State of Arizona Board of Chiropractic Examiners is the regulatory body of the State of Arizona charged with protecting the health, welfare and safety of the public through the enforcement of the laws governing the practice of chiropractic.
 
The Board licenses about 2500 chiropractors to practice in the State of Arizona. The Board also accepts and investigates complaints against licensed and unlicensed individuals.

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Advisement

Board Staff cannot give legal advice. Legal advice could be described, but is not limited to: offering interpretation of statute or of rules; recommending a course of action; reviewing advertisement media for possible violations; predicting a board decision and interpreting the meaning or effect of any board order or other judgment. 

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Regulation rollback

“Regulation Rollback” is a strategic step in our state’s ongoing work to make Arizona the best state in the nation for businesses and consumers alike. We need your help. You are the experts. Visit this portal for your opportunity to provide specific input to the Governor’s office on an outdated rule or regulation that stifles Arizona’s consumers and job creators.

Submit your suggestions here: www.Redtape.AZ.gov or review more information about Regulation Rollback here.

Address

Online address change form

The Board has developed an online address change form for your use. Click here to provide an address change.

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Business entity registrations

As of October 2014, the Board has required non-physician owned clinics that offer chiropractic services to register as a Business Entity with the Board. Please click here for a list of the Renewed and Expired Business Entity Registrations. In accordance with A.A.C. R4-7-1401(A)  a Business Entity with an EXPIRED or SURRENDERED registration are not to use the services of a licensed doctor of chiropractic.

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Complaints, advisory letters, and non-disciplinary orders:

The Board office should be contacted to determine if the licensee has a history of dismissed complaints, advisory letters, or non-disciplinary orders.