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What Does D O Stand for after a Doctor's Name?

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Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine is what D.O. stands for when it appears after a doctors name. It means that the person has graduated from an osteopathic medical school. They have virtually the same training as an M.D. A doctor can have either a D.O or a M.D. after their name.

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Could not have said it better myself.
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The abbreviation DO for a doctor stands for Doctor of Osteopathy. The only difference between DO and MD is the philosophy of how they practice medicine.

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This is not correct, the abbreviation stands for Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine. Optimal Cloud's answer is more accurate.
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