Naturopathic Medicine in South Carolina

Page last updated 19 Dec 2019

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Scope of Practice

It is illegal to practice naturopathy in South Carolina. According to SC Code § 40-31-10 (2015),

It shall be unlawful for any person whether heretofore licensed or not under the laws of this or any other State to practice naturopathy in this State.

How to file a complaint

Physicians are regulated by the South Carolina Board of Medical Examiners. Anyone can file a complaint against a naturopath practicing medicine without a license. Complaints are processed online.