Disciplinary Actions

Woody the DogThe State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners is responsible fo​r investigating complaints against its licensees and, when necessary, ordering disciplinary actions against them. In the interest of transparency, the Board will post all disciplinary actions taken against Maryland veterinarians.

The database currently lists all actions taken since 2010 and has links to the final orders for those actions handed down during FY 2017, which began July 1, 2016. More information will be added as more files become available electronically. Residents are always welcome to contact us for more information at: 410-841-5862 or email mda.veterinaryboard@maryland.gov

SBVME Disciplinary Database - 2010 to present.  Note: When you click on this link, a searchable Excel database will download to your computer.  

For questions about complaints or disciplinary actions, call 410-841-5784.

(Last updated Aril 5, 2021)

Disciplinary Reports

A law adopted in 2020 (HB 549​) requires the Board to report annually to the Governor and General Assembly on the disciplinary actions it has taken the previous fiscal year. The first report due under the  law covers FY20 (July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020). 
  • FY20 SBVME Disciplinary Report  (pdf)