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Licensing information for the State of New Hampshire Board of Chiropractic Examiners.


Examine patients to determine the nature and extent of disorders by using physical examinations, x-rays, and standard or special laboratory procedures or tests. Prescribe a treatment plan which usually includes manipulations or adjustments of the spinal column. May also prescribe additional treatments such as heat, light, water or nutritional therapy. Chiropractors do not perform surgery or prescribe drugs.

Licensure Requirements

  • Graduate from a degree-granting accredited chiropractic college recognized by an established chiropractic accrediting agency approved by the US Department of Education
  • Successfully complete Parts I through IV of the National Boards (Graduation prior to 1/1/1996 requires successful completion of Parts I, II, and III of the National Boards)


  • National Board examinations required

Continuing Education

  • Twenty hours of approved continuing education required for biennial renewal


Licening Fees
Activity Fee
License fee $300.00
Biennial renewal fee $300.00
Verification of good standing $25.00
Mailing list fee $25.00


Not permitted, but license may be issued by endorsement pursuant to the Administrative Rules Chapter Ch305.


Neither New Hampshire residency nor US citizenship is required.

Number of Active Licenses

Over 400 active licensees.

Standard Occupational Code (O*Net)

29-1011.00 Chiropractor

Related Training


Further Information*

National Board of Chiropractic Examiners
901 54th Avenue
Greeley CO 80634
(970) 356-9100 (phone)

*For reference only. This listing does not constitute an endorsement of any organization, and is subject to change.

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Office of Professional Licensure and Certification
7 Eagle Square |  Concord, NH 03301
Main Telephone: (603) 271-2152