Board of Chiropractic Examiners


Important Notice Regarding Telemedicine:

Following SB74, businesses engaged in the practice of telemedicine are required to register for placement on the Telemedicine Business Registry (TBR) through the Professional Licensing Section. Please click HERE to access the application and additional information regarding the registry. Please note that the application is for businesses rather than individual licensees to register; if you have any questions regarding scope of practice requirements or limitations regarding telemedicine, please contact the Board or program’s Occupational Licensing Examiner.


Important notice regarding SB69:

On May 17th, 2016, a press release was issued notifying the public that Senate Bill 69 was signed by Governor Walker. This will result in changes to the chiropractic statutes and regulations to allow employment of nationally certified chiropractic assistants, interns, and preceptors by licensed chiropractors. The bill also allows chiropractors to perform physical examinations for school and sports programs, and includes a requirement of the Board to increase the penalty for unlicensed practice. Please continue to check this website as well as the chiropractic statutes and regulations for changes relevant to this profession and scope of practice.


In the interest of the public safety the Board of Chiropractic Examiners:

  • adopts regulations governing the practice of chiropractic in Alaska
  • makes final licensing decision and takes disciplinary actions against person who violate licensing laws
  • is staffed by the Division of Corporations, Business and Professional Licensing
  • consists of four licensed chiropractic physicians and one public member
  • are appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the Legislature
  • meets a minimum of two times a year and offers a public comment period at each meeting

Be Advised

The Board will seek maximum penalties of unlicensed chiropractic physicians, including those who have an inactive, retired, lapsed or expired license and are providing chiropractic care in Alaska. Any licensed chiropractic physician who is found violating any statute or regulation pertaining to the practice of chiropractic in Alaska will be subject to disciplinary actions as deemed appropriate by the Board and this Department.


Contact Information

Aiko Zaguirre, Licensing Examiner
Phone: (907) 465-2588
Fax: (907) 465-2974
E-mail: aiko.zaguirre@alaska.gov
PO Box 110806
Juneau, AK 99811-0806