Licensing Area: Physical Therapy
Contact Information for Frequently Called Numbers
Professional and Vocational Licensing
- Request an application
- Inquire about licensing requirements
- Applicants can check on the status of an application
- Inquire about licensee maintenance requirements
RICO Consumer Resource Center
(808) 587-3295 or (808) 587-4272
- Verify if a person is licensed
- Request prior complaints history on a licensee
- File a complaint on a licensee
Residents on the neighbor islands may call by dialing the following toll free numbers followed by the last 5 digits of the phone numbers above and the # sign:
|Lanai & Molokai||1-800-468-4644|
P.O. Box 3469
Honolulu, HI 96801
- Physical Therapist
- Temporary PT License
- Physical Therapist Assistant
Biennial December 31 every even numbered year.
Renewals begin Monday, October 27, 2014
Postcards renewal notices will be mailed out on Friday, October 24, 2014.
Online renewals must be submitted via "MyPVL" at https://pvl.ehawaii.gov/mypvl by midnight (HST), December 31, 2014. Late renewals may be subject to a late renewal fee.
Failure to timely renew by the renewal date will result in the forfeiture of the license. After the renewal date, the forfeited license may be restored within 1year and subject to meeting restoration requirements. Failure to restore a forfeited license within 1 year after the renewal date will result in the termination of the license and the person must apply as a new applicant and meet current licensing requirements.
Pursuant to Section 436B-14.5, HRS, any license held by a member of the armed forces, National Guard, or a reserve component that expires, is forfeited, or deemed delinquent while the member is on active duty and deployed during a state or national crisis shall be restored if certain restoration requirements are met. Military Renewal and Restoration Information Sheet.
Board of Physical Therapy
Neil K. Shimabukuro, PT, Chairperson
Rachelle Iopa, PT, Vice-Chairperson
Russell Y.J. Chung, Public
Debra T. Kubota, PT
Elizabeth McCreary, Public
4 Physical Therapists
1 Physical Therapist Assistant