Allopathy Vs Osteopathic Creed

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The Osteopathic title of a physician was unknown for awhile until I became interested in pursuing the path of a physician during my undergraduate Sophomore-Junior year. Medical physicians have mostly been described as similar with the exception of their specialty and very rarely have there been a distinction made between Allopathic and Osteopathic medicine. Through my investigation into both fields, I’ve found that there are distinctions made between the two with regards to teaching and practice. The osteopathic medicine’s creed is to treat the whole individual vs the presented symptom, a concept that I believe to be an efficient approach to patient care, especially as a prospective primary care physician.
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