Medical Professional Complaints
The state of Texas oversees medical providers. If you have concerns about the care you or a loved one received from a medical provider, you may want to contact an attorney and file a complaint with the state.
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The Texas Medical Board (TMB) licenses physicians and reviews complaints. If you have a concern or complaint against a physician, you can call TMB at (800) 248-4062.
The Texas State Board of Dental Examiners (TSBDE) licenses and investigates complaints against dentists. You can call TSBDE at (800) 821-3205.
The Texas State Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners oversees podiatrists and enforces the Podiatric Medical Practices Act. You can call the Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners at (800) 821-3205.
The Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists licenses psychologists with doctoral degrees and psychological associates with master's degrees. You can call the Board of Examiners of Psychologists at (800) 821-3205.
Marriage & Family Therapists
The Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists regulates marriage and family therapists. You can call the board with concerns about a therapist at (512) 834-6657.
The Texas Board of Nursing (BNE) licenses nurses in Texas and oversees nursing education. If you have a concern or complaint against a nurse, you can call BNE at (800) 821-3205.
Physical & Occupational TherapistsThe Executive Council of Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy Examiners accepts complaints against physcial and occupational therapists. You can call to file a complaint at (800) 821-3205.
DSHS licenses EMS companies and personnel. If you have a concern or complaint about an EMS technician, contact DSHS at (800) 452-6086.
The Texas State Board of Pharmacy (TSBP) regulating the practice of pharmacy. You can call TSBP with concerns about a pharmacy or pharmacist at: (800) 821-3205.
The Texas State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners accepts complaints against licensed veterinarians and individuals practicing veterinary medicine without a license. You can call the board to file a complaint at (800) 821-3205.