Health Professions

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  • 3/8/21
    Chiropractic health care focuses on the restoration and enhancement of health by altering the neural regulation of body systems, primarily, but not exclusively by adjustment of the spine and other articulations of the body.
  • 4/13/21
    Dentists diagnose and treat diseases, injuries and malformations of the teeth and mouth.
  • 4/13/21
    Medical doctors maintain and restore human health through diagnostic, study and treatment of injuries and diseases.
  • 4/13/21
    Doctors of Optometry examine, diagnose, treat and manage diseases of the eye.
  • 4/13/21
    Physician Assistants (PAs) are health professionals licensed to practice medicine with physician supervision.
  • 4/13/21
    Podiatry is the branch of medicine devoted to the study of human movement with treatment of the diseases, injuries or disorders of the foot and ankle as the primary focus.
  • 3/8/21
    Veterinary medicine is concerned with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of diseases in animals.
  • 1/8/21
    “Post-bac” stands for post-baccalaureate and is a general term typically referring to any academic work completed after the attainment of an undergraduate degree.
  • 6/30/20
    US allopathic (MD) and osteopathic (DO) medical schools consider applications from international applicants students quite differently from those of U.S. citizens or permanent residents.