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Welcome to the Board of Podiatry

The Board of Podiatry is an independent self-funded agency whose purpose is to protect the public by administering and enforcing the statutes and regulations concerning the practice of Podiatry.  It does this by granting licenses to qualified podiatrists so they may practice podiatric medicine in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.  Some of it's other responsibilities include annual license renewal, monitoring continuing medical education requirements, handling complaints against podiatrists, and verifying the status of licenses for hospitals, insurance companies and credentialing agencies.

The Board's Fax # is (270) 834-1437.

Next Board Meeting:

Friday, August 12, 2016
Location:  Jewish Hospital, downtown, Louisville, KY.
Meeting start time TBD
The next jurisprudence/ethics examination will be held on Friday, August 12, 2016 (This will be the last opportunity for licensure until April 2017)

Future Board Meeting Dates:

August 12, 2016, Louisville, KY (Exams and Board interviews will be held, application deadline is July 15, 2016)

December 8, 2016, Louisville, KY (NO exams/interviews will be held at this meeting, the next opportunity for licensure will be April 2017 -- NO EXCEPTIONS)

​​Online Searchable Database


Want to check the status of a podiatrist's license?  Looking for a podiatrist in your city or county?


You can search our online database of providers by last name, license number, city or county.


For a copy of disciplinary action, please request via e-mail to:




Name/Address Change Form


Use this Name/Address Change Form to submit a name or address change to the Board. Kentucky law requires that licensed podiatrists notify the Board of any change of address or change in practice location.




Application Deadline for August 12, 2016, Exam

The deadline for filing applications and all required documentation for the August 12, 2016 jurisprudence/ethics examination and informal Board interview is July 12, 2016This will be the final opportunity to obtain licensure until April 2017. There will be no exam offered at the December 2016 meeting.