Our mission: To protect the public by promoting excellence in chiropractic regulation through service to our member boards
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OHIO STATE CHIROPRACTIC BOARD
|The Federation does not provide interpretation of the scope of practice laws or rules of any chiropractic licensing authority, nor can we provide specific details regarding licensing requirements. The educational and testing requirements for each State or Province set forth in this Directory are intended as a general guide. It is strongly recommended that anyone interested in becoming licensed in a particular State or Province contact the Board office or the Secretary of the respective board to secure current and complete details before matriculating in any school.
Scope(Contact State for precise definition by state law)
The practice of chiropractic is the utilization of the relationship between the musculoskeletal structures of the body, the spinal column and the nervous system, in the restoration and maintenance of health, in connection with which patient care is conducted with due regard for first aid, hygienic, nutritional, and rehabilitative procedures and the specific vertebral adjustment and manipulation of the articulations and adjacent tissues of the body.
Licensees may administer, sell, distribute, recommend, or provide advice regarding any of the following to restore or maintain the health of patients: vitamins, minerals, phytonutrients, antioxidants, enzymes, glandular extracts, botanical substances, herbal therapies, homeopathic remedies, drugs that are available without a prescription, or durable and non-durable medical goods and devices other than home medical equipment.
A licensee may engage in the activities described above only if the product is prepackaged for use by consumers and labeled in accordance with state and federal law. A licensee may not delegate any of these activities to an individual who is not licensed or otherwise specifically authorized by Ohio law.
Licensees are prohibited from treating infectious, contagious, or venereal disease; preforming surgery; prescribing drugs or administering any drug is not described above.
The use of x-ray for diagnostic purposed is permitted. The use of acceptable clinical and laboratory diagnostic procedures is permitted.
Board NotesBoard handles both licensing and disciplinary functions.
Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College currently accepted.
Anglo-European College of Chiropractic, Institut Francais De Chiropratique, School of Chiropractic Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, and MacQuarie University are not approved by the Board.
Student Practice Info
State or provincial laws and rules / Jurisprudence
Acupuncture: Required for acupuncture certification only
SPEC: Reciprocity/Endorsement: Can use now
Reinstatement Lapsed License: Can use now
Disciplinary Cases: Can use now
Impairment Review: Can use now
License Portability Info
Chiropractic Therapy Assistants Info
Continuing Education Info
human trafficking awareness;
and/or laws and rules of the Board
Regulatory Board Members