Title 43, Chapter 34, Section 20
As used in this article, the term:
(1) "Board" or "Board of Medical Examiners" means the Composite
State Board of Medical Examiners.
(2) "Internship" or any other similar term includes a clinical
training program which is defined and approved by the board as a
substitute for an internship.
(2.1) "Physician" means a person licensed to practice medicine
under this article.
(3) "To practice medicine" means to hold oneself out to the public
as being engaged in the diagnosis or treatment of disease,
defects, or injuries of human beings; or the suggestion,
recommendation, or prescribing of any form of treatment for the
intended palliation, relief, or cure of any physical, mental, or
functional ailment or defect of any person with the intention of
receiving therefor, either directly or indirectly, any fee, gift,
or compensation whatsoever; or the maintenance of an office for
the reception, examination, and treatment of persons suffering
from disease, defect, or injury of body or mind; or attaching the
title "M.D.," "Oph.," "D.," "Dop.," "Surgeon," "Doctor," "D.O.,"
"Doctor of Osteopathy," either alone or in connection with other
words, or any other words or abbreviations to one's name,
indicating that such person is engaged in the treatment or
diagnosis of disease, defects, or injuries to human beings,
provided that the terms "doctors of medicine," "doctors of
medicine licensed to practice in the state," and similar terms
wherever used or appearing in this article or elsewhere shall mean
and include only those persons who are licensed to practice
medicine under this article.