North Carolina Society for the ACOFP


American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians
The mission of ACOFP is to promote excellence in osteopathic family medicine through quality education, visionary leadership and responsible advocacy.

American Osteopathic Association
The AOA is a member association representing more than 61,000 osteopathic physicians (D.O.s). The AOA serves as the primary certifying body for D.O.s, and is the accrediting agency for all osteopathic medical colleges and health care facilities.

North Carolina Osteopathic Medical Association
The purpose of the NCOMA is to promote, advocate, maintain and support the philosophy of Osteopathic Medicine for the benefit of the profession and the people of North Carolina.

AOA’s Find a D.O.
Looking for an osteopathic physician in your area? Follow this link to the American Osteopathic Association’s website where you can use their D.O. finder to locate an osteopathic doctor near you.

NC Medical Board

The Board is charged with the licensing, monitoring, discipline and education of physicians in NC.  Resource information about recent legislation is provided on their website including information about the recent STOP Act passed by the General Assembly in 2017.  You can review a summary of the legislation STOPAct_1Pager_Final.