What is an MD? (Doctor of Medicine)
MD’s are trained in delivering medical care. They are fully qualified physicians licensed to practice medical care and prescribe medicine in the United States. Training programs include four years of medical school, three year internship and special medical training in the doctor’s chosen specialty.
What is a DO? (Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine)
Doctors of Osteopathic Medicine, or DOs, are fully licensed physicians who practice in all areas of medicine. Emphasizing a whole-person approach to treatment and care, DOs are trained to listen and partner with their patients to help them get healthy and stay well.