Submit Complaint By Mail

Complaint forms can be obtained by calling the Central Complaint Unit or by filling out the following form:

FormsSample Form

Note: Fill-in forms provide the ability to type in the fields; however, all forms must be printed, signed, and mailed.

A complainant may be asked to sign a medical records release form if the Board needs to obtain medical records from a doctor, hospital or other sources to investigate a complaint. If the complaint is NOT within the Board's jurisdiction, staff will provide a referral to the appropriate agency or organization.


Complaints should be mailed to:

  • Medical Board of California
    Central Complaint Unit
    2005 Evergreen Street, Suite 1200
    Sacramento, CA 95815

For additional information, contact the Central Complaint Unit at:

  • Toll-Free: 1-800-633-2322
  • Phone: (916) 263-2382
  • Fax: (916) 263-2435