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being a doctor of osteopathy what's the difference between a omt and a omm? are they the same? does one do more than the other?

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Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience Family Medicine
Essentially the same: Omt was term used in past; current use is omm. Both involve osteopathic techniques of manipulation, muscle techniques to restore body's self-healing properties. [images shows locations of osteopathic medical schools].
Answered on Oct 24, 2017
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Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience Family Medicine
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Osteopathic drs practice full range of medicine: FP & all the specialties. Osteopathic approach is holistic, hands-on approach
Mar 2, 2013

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