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

It’s Official!

[September 19, 2019]

Terry Johnson, DO, an OOA member from Scioto County, became the first osteopathic physician to ever serve in the Ohio Senate when he was sworn-in yesterday.

Ohio DOs Represent State Profession at National Meeting

Delegates Reaffirm Commitment to OPP for Board Certification

Thirty-four OOA members participated at the annual AOA House of Delegates where they joined 500+ other osteopathic physicians from across the country to enact policy, including changes to board certification and recertification.

OOA Offers New Benefits for Members

Members Save 10 Percent on Professional Liability Insurance

The OOA is proud to announce its new partnership with the professional liability insurance company ISMIE and renewed partnership with Northwestern Mutual.

ODH Asks Physicians, Providers to Report Suspected Cases

Reports of Individuals with Severe Pulmonary Illness after Vaping

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Upcoming Events

 October 2019 

NWOOA 2019 Fall Primary Care Update

November 8-10, 2019

Kalahari Resort, Sandusky

6th Annual Current Concepts in Integrated Healthcare

November 9, 2019

Hilton Akron/Fairlawn Hotel and Suites

Orthopedics for the Primary Care Physician

November 14, 2019
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White Coats Find out about the new
Student White Coat Fund

SAVE THE DATE! April 22-26, 2020

2019 Ohio Osteopathic Symposium