About KBCE

The Kentucky Board of Chiropractic Examiners is responsible for regulating the practice and licensure of chiropractic in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. The Board grants initial licensure to qualified chiropractors and oversees the annual renewal of licenses. The Board also investigates complaints against practitioners and is responsible for imposing disciplinary sanctions against those who violate Kentucky Revised Statutes Chapter 312 and Kentucky Administrative Regulations, Title 201, Chapter 21. The Board promulgates regulations concerning professional and business practice standards, continuing education and licensure requirements.

Mailing address:

Board of Chiropractic Examiners
P.​O. Box 1360
Frankfort, KY 40602
Phone:  502-892-4250
Fax:  502-564-4818
Office Hours
The Board office is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. except state holidays.
Board Members
​The Board consists of five members, all active licensed chiropractors appointed by the governor.
  • ​President: Jeff Smith, D.C.
  • Vice-President: James England, D.C.
  • Secretary:  Eric Davis, D.C.
  • Board Member:  Chad Henderson, D.C.
  • Board Member:  Kelly Cooper-Henson, D.C.
Board Administrator 
Tasha Stewart
P.O. Box 1360
Frankfort, Kentucky 40602
Office: 502-892-4250
Fax: 502-564-4818

Board Meetings
Effective immediately, all applications and documentation must be received in the board office 10 business days prior to the board meeting date to be put on the agenda.  If this deadline is not met, it will automatically be added to the next month’s agenda.

Following board meetings please allow up to two weeks for follow-up correspondence.  If you have not received written correspondence from the board two weeks after the meeting, feel free to call.  Please be advised that application and test results will not be given over the phone.

Individuals wishing to speak at the board meeting must submit a written request to the board office at P.O. Box 1360, Frankfort, Kentucky 40602 no later than 10 days prior to the meeting in order to be placed on the agenda.