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2021 Medical Doctor License Renewal
Online renewal for MDs whose last names begin with the letters M through Z is available from May 5, 2021 through 4:30 PM EDT on June 30, 2021.

2021 MD Renewal Application

  Contact Information

The Board’s primary means of communicating news and general information to licensees is via e-mail. Announcements, renewal information, timely notices and the newsletter are examples of such communication.  It is very important that you keep the Board apprised of your current contact information, including your e-mail address.  To provide a current e-mail address and contact information, use the Change of Address page.

Patient Injury Compensation Fund

For Medical License Applicants who must pay the Patient Injury Compensation Fund assessment fee, please use the Patient Injury Compensation Fund Assessment Fee portal:

Pay Assessment Fee

Legislative Changes Affect Opioid Prescribing

West Virginia Board of Medicine COVID-19 Special Edition Newsletter

Out of State MDs and PAs and Retired WV MDs and PAs Can Register to Practice in WV During State of Emergency

COVID-19 Emergency Registrations

Criminal History Record Check Requirement

Upcoming Board Meetings

All Board Meetings Begin at 9:00 AM

Committee Meetings Begin at posted times.

On July 10, 2021 the Board will resume in-person meetings.  However, some meetings may still convene via virtual platform.  The Board provides public access to its virtual meetings. Meeting agendas are available five business days in advance of all Committee and Board meetings, although subsequent amendments may occur as permitted by law.  If any member of the public wishes to attend a virtual meeting, please contact the Board’s Executive Director, Mark Spangler, at for instructions on how to join the meeting.  Instructions will be provided both prior, and during, all virtual meetings.  For a copy of an upcoming meeting agenda, please contact the Board's Executive Administrative Assistant, Jamie Frame, at


July 12, 2021

September 13, 2021

November 8, 2021

Search the West Virginia Board of Medicine database for information regarding the following:
  • Medical Corporations and PLLCs
  • Allopathic physicians (MDs)
  • Podiatric Physicians (DPMs)
  • Physician Assistants (PA-Cs) who are collaborating with MDs or DPMs

For information on Osteopathic Physicians (DOs) and Physician Assistants (PA-Cs) who are collaborating with Osteopathic Physicians, please visit the West Virginia Board of Osteopathic Medicine website.

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