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Texas State Board of
Podiatric Medical Examiners

Physical Address: 333 Guadalupe, Suite #2-320; Austin, Texas 78701
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 12216; Austin, Texas 78711
Phone: (512)-305-7000
Facsimile: (512)-305-7003

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The Texas State Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners licenses Podiatric Physicians and regulates the practice of Podiatric Medicine in the State of Texas.

► TSBPME Board Meeting Dates:

  • Last Meeting (Stands Adjourned): Monday June 12, 2017 at the William P. Hobby Jr. State Office Building; 333 Guadalupe; Ste. #2-400A; Austin, TX 78701 @ 8:30 AM.

  • Next Meeting (Regular): In accordance with House Bill 3078 (85th Regular Session, 2017), the licensing and regulation of the practice of Podiatry will be transferred from the TSBPME to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR) effective on September 1, 2017. Please visit TDLR's Podiatry Program website to learn more about this transition and to sign-up to receive important e-mail updates from TDLR.

  • Once a meeting is scheduled and it's agenda determined, approximately 10-business days prior to the date of the meeting, it is posted in the Texas Register as an Open Meeting Notice.

  • Search "Texas State Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners" (without the quotes) for Current Meeting Notices. (If an agenda has not been determined and not been filed/posted, the search results will state "No Records Returned".)

  • Search "Texas State Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners" (without the quotes) for Past Open Meeting Notices (Open Meeting Archive).

Board Mission & Philosophy - Learn more about the Texas State Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners, including the: Governor's Mission & Governor's Philosophy; Agency Mission & Agency Philosophy.

Board History - Read about the history of the Texas State Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners.

Board Members - View our 9 (nine) member TSBPME Board.

Board Minutes - Please click here for additional information.

► Agency Compensation, Strategic Plan, Surveys & LAR/Budget - This link provides for all Board Budgeting & Financial documents.

Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts: Where the Money Goes & Surplus State Property.

TSBPME ADR & Rulemaking Policy - View the Board's policy on Negotiated Rulemaking and Alternative Dispute Resolution.

► Newsletters - All regulatory updates are now referenced throughout this website where prudent and as necessary.

Federation of Podiatric Medical Boards (FPMB) - The Federation of Podiatric Medical Boards promotes high standards for podiatric physician licensure, regulation and  practice. The FPMB maintains and publishes valuable podiatric information via this website and is the authorized source of providing certified Part III (PMLexis) Score & Disciplinary reports to the State Boards.

National Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners (NBPME) - The National Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners (NBPME) is a nonprofit corporation established in 1956. It is the organization that sets the policy, guides the development, and sponsors the administration of the licensing examination used throughout the United States.


Texas Health Professions Council. Pursuant to Texas Occupations Code Chapter 101, the Texas State Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners is a member of the Health Professions Council (HPC). The HPC is composed of a variety of healthcare licensing boards; the council's mission of which is to coordinate regulatory efforts amongst the various boards represented on the HPC. To view more information on the Health Professions Council and its member board regulatory jurisdictions & professions, please click on the afore link. The HPC also publishes an "Annual Report" to the Governor, Lt. Governor and Speaker of the House which further identifies it's functions and provides member agency Licensing & Disciplinary Data.


Health Workforce Information by County & County Demographic / Census Information & NPDB Research Statistics. 1) Click on the following to view "Health Workforce Information By County" in the State of Texas compiled by the Health Professions Resource Center of the Texas Department of State Health Services. 2) Click on the following to view "Texas - State & County Quick Facts" (i.e. demographic information by county) compiled by the U.S. Census Bureau. 3) Click on the following to view "NPDB Reporting & Research Statistics" (i.e. statistics for NPDB Medical Malpractice Payment Reports and Adverse Action Reports reported on all practitioners by location) compiled by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services.