WISCONSIN CHIROPRACTIC EXAMING BOARD
License Date: N/A
FCLB Member: Yes
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
Refer to: https://dsps.wi.gov/Pages/BoardsCouncils/Chiropractic/Default.aspx
Board NotesBoard handles both licensing and disciplinary functions. Note: Please send all correspondence through the Board office. Board members continue to serve until replacements are continued or until they resign.
Required Licenses: Chiropractic
Term Notes: Renew by 12/14 on even numbered years
Jurisprudence Exam Dates: Open book only
Exam Fee: $75 / $170 endorsement
Exam Fee Notes:
Initial License Fee: $60
Initial License Fee Notes: $75 State Jurisprudence Written Exam Fee
License Renewal Fee: $60
Criminal Background Check: No
Criminal Background Check Notes:
Minimum Years Pre Professional Education: 0
Bachelor Degree Required: Yes
Accreditation For Chiropractic Programs:
Go To: https://dsps.wi.gov/Pages/Professions/Chiropractor/Default.aspx
Special Requirements For Graduates Of Foreign Colleges: no information given
Student Practice Info
May Sit for Board Exam Prior To Graduation: No
Supervised Practice: Preceptor
Supervised Practice Required: No
Supervised Practice Notes:
Preceptor/Intern/Extern Program: Students may practice under licensed D.C. preceptorship program. College applies to Board for approval of students participating in preceptorship. No temporary license for graduated D.C. to practice under licensed D.C.
Exams Administered By State:
State or provincial laws and rules / Jurisprudence
NBCE Part 1: Required
NBCE Part 2: Required
NBCE Part 3: Required
NBCE Part 4: Required
NBCE Physiotheraphy: Accepted
NBCE Acupuncture: Not Accepted
NBCE Spec: Accepted
SPEC Notes: Reciprocity/Endorsement
Reinstatement Lapsed License
Approval by board needed to use therapeutic ultrasound & galvanic therapy and Nutritional Counseling Certification.
Physiotherapy Termed: Physiotherapy
Physiotherapy Certification: Information not Available
Physiotherapy Exam: None
Board Regulates Specialty Council Certification: No
License Portability Info
Condition For Reciprocity Endorsement: Refer to http://dsps.wi.gov/Boards-Councils/Board-Pages/Chiropractic-Examining-Board-Main-Page/
Board Permits And Authorizes Travel To Treat: No
Board Permits And Authorizes Telemedicine Practices: No
Licensees Required To Carry Malpractice Insurance: No
Peer Review: No
Legally Accepted Terms for Chiropractor:
Chiropractors Defined As Primary Care Physicians: No
Chiropractic Therapy Assistants Info
Continuing Education Info
Required Hours Per Year: 20
Distance Hours Allowed Per Year: None
Required Subjects: Every chiropractor must maintain current CPR certification during the registration period.
Additional Requirements And Information For CE:
Additional CE Information:
Additional Accepts PACE: Does not accept PACE
Regulatory Board Members
Kris Erlandson, D.C.
Amy Heffernan, D.C.
Kathleen A. Hendrickson
James Damrow, D.C.
Eugene R. Yellen-Shiring, D.C.
Current As Of Date: 2022
Active Licenses: 2,667
Resident Licenses: 2,339 (Active only)
Other Status Licenses:
Statistical Notes: Current as of 2/4/2022