Osteopathic medicine is a distinct branch of medical practice in the United States. The osteopathic philosophy of medicine sees an interrelated unity in all
systems of the body, with each working with the other to heal in times
Doctors of Osteopathic Medicine, or DOs, are fully licensed
physicians who practice in every medical specialty. DOs practice a
whole-person approach to medicine, focused on looking beyond your
symptoms to understand how lifestyle and environmental factors impact
The profession is one of the fastest growing segments in health care
today, with one out of every four medical students enrolled in an
osteopathic medical school.
Learn more about the DO Difference.