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Yes. DOs work under the supervision of MDs. MDs supervise DOs,NPs, and PAs. Don't get me wrong. You can get quality medical care from a DO, but their notes should be reviewed by an MD monthly to make sure they are giving that quality care. Best wishes to you and the care your DO is given you!

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