what does do stand for in medical terms
DO stands for doctor of osteopathy in medical terms. For information on what it takes to become a DO, check out http://www.princetonreview.com/medical/osteopathic-medicine.aspx.
DO in medical terms stands for doctor of Osteopathy. Osteopaths deal with the body as a whole and believe everything is connected.
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, is put at the end of a doctors name. Typically there are MD, medical doctors and DO. Doctors of Osteopathic Medicine.