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Specializes in Family Medicine, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
10597 Us Highway 19 N
Pinellas Park, FL
 

Dr. Carol Browne specializes in family medicine and osteopathic manipulative medicine. Her average patient rating is 2.0 stars out of 5. She honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Browne is a graduate of the University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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Dr. Stephen R Wood, DO
Specializes in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
13211 Walsingham Road
Largo, FL
 

Dr. Stephen Wood is a Largo, FL physician who specializes in osteopathic manipulative medicine and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He attended A.T. Still University, Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at Normandy Osteopathic Hospital for residency. Dr. Wood is rated 3.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Wood is affiliated with Largo Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: ACL Injury, Foot Surgery, Elbow Surgery, Fractures, Ankle Surgery, Arthritis, Hip Replacement, Knee ... (Read more)

Dr. Douglas Murray Baird III, DO
Specializes in Family Medicine, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
13540 Walsingham Road
Largo, FL
 

Dr. Douglas Baird's medical specialty is family medicine and osteopathic manipulative medicine. He accepts Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, and more. Dr. Baird attended medical school at A.T. Still University, Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is professionally affiliated with Largo Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Sports Health, Immunization, Pap Test, Osteopathic Manipulation, Physical Exams, Spirometry, ... (Read more)

Specializes in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
800 S Fort Harrison Avenue
Clearwater, FL
 

Dr. Valli Subramanian practices osteopathic manipulative medicine. She is a graduate of the University of Minnesota Medical School. Patients gave her an average rating of 2.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Subramanian accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
1603 Indian Rocks Road S
Largo, FL
 

Dr. James Napier is an osteopathic manipulative medicine specialist. Patient ratings for Dr. Napier average 2.5 stars out of 5. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at Des Moines University, College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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Specializes in Addiction Medicine, Internal Medicine, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
1221 Rogers Street; Suite B
Clearwater, FL
 

Dr. Alfred Chapman is an addiction medicine and osteopathic manipulative medicine specialist in Clearwater, FL. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 3.5 stars out of 5. He takes United Healthcare HMO, United Healthcare Compass, United Healthcare Navigate, and more. Dr. Chapman studied medicine at A.T. Still University, Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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What is Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine?

Osteopathic manipulative medicine is the keystone treatment that sets osteopathic physicians apart from other doctors. With similarities to chiropractic, physical therapy, and therapeutic massage, osteopathic manipulative medicine is a hands-on approach that involves manually moving, stretching, and adjusting the body to reduce pain and increase mobility.

Osteopathy was developed in the 1870s by Dr. Andrew Still. In the United States, doctors of osteopathy are full medical doctors (D.O.s) - they can prescribe medications and perform surgery. The osteopathic medical view tends to differ slightly from that of an M.D. however, with D.O.s treating the whole person and seeing illness less as an isolated event. Osteopaths believe that the body has an amazing ability to heal itself, if restrictions on movement are removed. With increased motion and circulation will come increased well-being. Osteopathic manipulative medicine aims to free the body to heal itself.

An osteopathic manipulative treatment may involve stretching, gentle pressure, counter pressure, resistance, and craniosacral therapy among others. It may be used to diagnose, treat, or prevent illness or injury. Studies have shown that osteopathic manipulation is particularly effective for back pain, but it may also be used to treat:
  • Joint pain, such as that due to sports injuries or arthritis
  • Menstrual pain
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Sinus disorders
  • Migraine headaches
  • Pain disorders, such as fibromyalgia or chronic pain

Osteopathic manipulative medicine uses healing touch to restore the function of the body’s own structure in order to promote health. It looks at the entire musculoskeletal system to ease limitations that may be causing problems.
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