Requirements & Services

Texas Medical License

We understand how many physicians and medical professionals can find themselves in a time crunch to navigate the licensure process in new states. Your time is valuable, and our goal is to keep your involvement in this often-arduous process to a minimum. Save time and hassle by engaging a dedicated licensing specialist at MLG who can provide personalized licensing services for groups of any size.

Texas Physician License Basic Eligibility Requirements
SPEX/COMVEX Requirement: May be ordered by board to assess current competence.
USMLE Attempt Limit: Three attempts for Steps I - III.
If you held or had a pending application for training permit on 9/1/05, or have been licensed in good standing in another state for at least 5 years:

  • Fourth attempt allowed on one step only.
  • Fifth/Sixth attempt allowed if board certified and additional 2 years of GME (beyond what is required) have been completed in Texas.
USMLE Time Limit: Must complete all three steps within 7 years (excluding MD/PhD graduates). Limits may be expanded to 10 years if applicant is board certified or holds a faculty temp license in Texas for 12+ months.
PGT US/Canada: 1 year
PGT International: 2 years

Our Three-Step Process

1. Pre-Qualification Analysis to Ensure Eligibility

As every state poses unique eligibility challenges, we ensure qualification for state licensure by cross-referencing your credentials against the state’s license requirements.

2. Simple Intake Form and State Application Preparation

Your data is collected via our simple intake form and a professional profile is established. Our licensing specialists prepare the necessary forms and guide you through the application process specific to your state.

3. Credentials Verification, Application Tracking and Licensing

Our team goes to work facilitating direct-source verification of your credentials, tracking all components of the application to ensure accurate/timely processing and maintaining contact with the board reviewer until your license is granted.


Physician Assistant Licensing

In addition to physician licensing, MLG also provides Physician Assistant licensing services. For Physician Assistants who maintain numerous state licenses or practice telemedicine, managing this process alone can be extremely time consuming. Our proven process for handling Physician Assistant state licensing projects involves one-on-one attention from a dedicated licensing professional who manages every step of your application.

Texas Physician Assistant License Basic Eligibility Requirements
Accredited PA Degree Yes
Passage of PANCE Yes
Current NCCPA Certification Yes

Advanced Nurse Licensing

Busy advanced practice nurses can also benefit from MLG’s licensing services. Our team understands the different licensing requirements by nursing specialty and can manage your unique application for any state. Stop wading through tiresome state licensure processes and start saving time by allowing MLG to manage your application.