The Arizona Revised Statutes have been updated to include the revised sections from the 53rd Legislature, 2nd Regular Session. Please note that the next update of this compilation will not take place until after the conclusion of the 54th Legislature, 1st Regular Session, which convenes in January 2019.
This online version of the Arizona Revised Statutes is primarily maintained for legislative drafting purposes and reflects the version of law that is effective on January 1st of the year following the most recent legislative session. The official version of the Arizona Revised Statutes is published by Thomson Reuters.
1. Practicing medicine and surgery as an osteopathic physician and surgeon without holding a license issued by the board under the provisions of this chapter.
2. Misusing the designation "D.O." in a way that leads the public to believe that a person is licensed to practice medicine in this state.
3. Using the designation "doctor of osteopathy", "doctor of osteopathic medicine", "osteopathic physician", "osteopathic surgeon", "osteopathic physician and surgeon" or any combination of these terms unless the designation additionally contains the description of another branch of the healing arts.
4. Using any other words, initials or symbols or a combination of these that leads the public to believe a person is licensed to practice medicine in this state.