All listings in the Arthritis-health Doctor Directory are checked and verified through a State Medical Licensing Board for the U.S. and Canada. Before a Joint Care Professional is listed here and every year afterward, the license history, license status and any license related actions are checked and verified. This listing does not constitute an endorsement or recommendation by Arthritis-health or its affiliates.

Arthritis-health verifies the following:

  • The Joint Care Professional's name and contact information.
  • The Joint Care Professional's license is active in his/her practicing state.
  • The Joint Care Professional's license is free and clear of any restrictions which would prevent him/her from practicing.
  • Specialty Joint Care Professional’s licenses are checked and verified by a recognized affiliate of ABMS, a primary source of board certification for board certified physicians

Arthritis-health verifies the license information both at initial membership and renewal periods. Arthritis-health requires that all listing are updated twice a year for accuracy.

Arthritis-heath checks licensing qualifications for doctors that hold one of the following degrees: MD (medical doctor), DO (doctor of osteopathy), DC (doctor of chiropractic), PhD (doctor of philosophy), Physical Therapists, and Nurses. Arthritis-health does not check licensing qualifications for Physician Assistants.

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