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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 NEW PHONE # is (502)782-8806 - Kelly Childers, Board Administrator

The Board's NEW Fax # is (502) 696-5849

The Boards NEW email address is

The Board is excited to announce the launch of a new online services portal.  The portal will provide licensees with expanded online services, including the ability to view and edit your licensing profile. 

In order to access the portal you must login and create a new account using the OP ID Number provided in your recent email from the board.   The link to set up your account is 

Once you click on the online services link you will need to click the 'Create Account' link on the right side of the screen.  When you enter your information on the next screen you will select 'Individual Access' in the 'User Type' box. 

Next Board Meeting:

Friday, August 10, 2018

Location:  Department for Professional Licensing, 911 Leawood Drive, Frankfort, KY 40601

Meeting start time:  11:00 a.m. (EDT), Jurisprudence exam begins at 10:00 a.m. (EDT)

August 10, 2018 Agenda - Agenda, August 10, 2018 - draft.docxAgenda, August 10, 2018 - draft.docx

Next Board Meeting Date:


Friday, December 7, 2018

2019 Board Meeting Dates:

2019 Board Meeting Dates will be set at the December 7, 2018 meeting.​​


Your 2018 License MUST be renewed NO LATER THAN June 30, 2018 or a $200 late fee will be charged! NO EXCEPTIONS!! All licenses must be renewed no later than December 31, 2018.  Any license not renewed by that time will expire, and no longer be active. 


Please click here for renewal form PODRenewal App.pdfPODRenewal App.pdfPODRenewal App.pdf



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.​​​​​​