The Professional Home for Ohio DOs


The Ohio Osteopathic Association is a non-profit professional association that advocates for Ohio's 4,951 licensed osteopathic physicians (DOs). DOs represent 16 percent of the total physicians practicing in Ohio and 28 percent of the state's family physicians.*

OOA has been serving the osteopathic profession and Ohioans since 1898. The OOA's mission includes promoting Ohio's public health and advancing the distinctive philosophy and practice of osteopathic medicine. 

*State Medical Board of Ohio, October 2019

Latest News

OOA Works to Combat Misinformation about DOs

Leadership Issues Statement to Set the Record Straight

When Navy Commander and White House physician Sean Conley, DO, began issuing public updates on President Trump’s COVID-19 diagnosis, members of the media began questioning the doctor’s qualifications. Misinformation, inaccuracies, and falsehoods about the osteopathic medical profession have run rampant on social media, in traditional media, and on broadcast news channels.

AOA Holds Special House of Delegates

Ohio DOs Participate in Virtual Meeting

More than 380 osteopathic physicians and medical students from across the country met via Zoom to debate policy and develop positions statements for the profession.

OOPAC Surveys Legislative Candidates

2020 Candidate Questionnaire

To assist OOA members with their choices in this year’s election, OOPAC issued a candidate questionnaire with six issues of particular interest to DOs.

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Upcoming Events

 December 2020 

Orthopedics and Neurology for the Primary Care Physician

December 8, 2020

CME Virtual Program

CAOM 56th Annual Winter Conference

January 29-31, 2021

CME Virtual Program

Cleveland Allergy Society Conference

January 30, 2021

CME Virtual Program

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