Medical Specialist Assistant Professional License



Education, Department of State
Medical specialist assistants work under a currently licensed specialist physician. In New York State, assistants need a license from the New York State Department of Education (NYSDOE).

Three types of license are available:
  • Orthopedic Specialist Assistant;
  • Urologic Specialist Assistant; and
  • Radiologic Specialist Assistant.
All applicants must meet educational and experience requirements.

For more information, contact:

NYS Education Department
Office of the Professions
Registration Unit, State Education Building
2nd Floor
Albany, NY 12234-1000
Phone: (518) 474-3817
Fax: (518) 402-2323
TDD/TTY: (518) 473-1426


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