Request a License Verification


All routine verification requests must be completed online via the Board’s website. All written verification requests with payments mailed to the Board will be returned unprocessed. Written requests without payment will be discarded without action.

Licensees* must request and pay for a verification of their license on the Board’s website. Once the online verification request is completed, the license verification will be immediately e-mailed. The verification letter contains primary source information that is accepted by all other licensing boards.

Verification fees are payable online by credit card only (Visa, MasterCard or American Express) The cost for each verification is $50.00 for physicians and $25.00 for allied health practitioners. Note that fees are non-refundable.

Entities or third parties requiring primary source verification can verify a license status on the Board’s website by selecting the Look Up A Licensee or Practitioner Profile links.

If the receiving board is not listed in our system or you require the verification be mailed directly to you, mail your written request with payment (payable by check or money order) to; Maryland Board of Physicians, P.O Box 2571, Baltimore, MD 21215, Attention Customer Service. Allow 10 business days for processing.

To request a verification of your Maryland State Board exam scores only, fax your request to the Board at 410-358-1298, attention Customer Service. There is no charge for a written request of Maryland State Board exam scores.

*The Board is no longer providing written verification of Unlicensed Medical Practitioner’s (UMPs) registration. Individuals must contact the hospital where the training occurred to obtain primary source verification.

Contact Customer Service at 410-764-4705 or 1-800-492-6836, ext. 4705 if you have any questions.