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Wyoming Laws & Details

Practitioner Title

Licensed Acupuncturist (L.Ac.)

Requirements

Formal Education Requirements: Graduation from an education program accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine  (ACAOM) or substantively equivalent program.

Written Exam:  Successful completion of the NCCAOM Biomedicine, Point Location, and Foundations of Oriental Medicine examinations; or provide evidence of continuous practice of acupuncture in Wyoming ten (10) years prior to January 1, 2018; or successfully completed the California Acupuncture Licensing Examination.

Reciprocity/Endorsement:  Yes

Practice by Others

Other licensed health care providers may practice acupuncture within their scope of practice however they are not permitted to present themselves as Licensed Acupuncturists (L.Ac.)

NOTE:  Look for a physician with formal training in the practice of acupuncture.  Acupuncture and Oriental medicine is an art and a science that takes years to master.  While any licensed physician can stick needles into you, for a positive experience and results, find an acupuncturist with experience treating a similar condition (with acupuncture) to what you have.

Governmental Body

The Wyoming Board of Acupuncture
2001 Capitol Avenue, Room 105
Cheyenne, WY 82002

Acupuncture Practice Act W.S. 33-49-101 - W.S. 33-49-112.

NOTE:  Look for a physician with formal training in the practice of acupuncture.  Acupuncture and Oriental medicine is an art and a science that takes years to master.  While any licensed physician can stick needles into you, for a positive experience and results, find an acupuncturist with experience treating a similar condition (with acupuncture) to what you have.

*While Acufinder.com does its best to give the most current and accurate information, we cannot guarantee the accuracy of this information.   State rules and regulations are subject to change, therefore, you should always confirm current legislation and requirements for licensure with your State Board.

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