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David Best DO, MS, ABAM


Dr. Best graduated from the Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2002.  He completed Family Medicine Residency in 2005 at Garden City Hospital.  In his final year of residency, he completed a course in office based opioid treatment and this began his work with treating patients with substance use disorder.  He has been providing this standard of care treatment for opioid use disorder patients in Northern Michigan since 2005.

Dr. Best started his post-graduate career at the Bellaire Family Health Center in Bellaire, MI where he worked from 2005-2012.  He has been in private practice since November 2012 and his office is in Traverse City.  He and his wife, Lindsay Best, DO, own Best Medical Services, which was certified as an Opioid Health Home in 2021.  Best Medical Services specializes in Family Medicine and Addiction Medicine.  Dr. Best is board certified in both Family Medicine and Addiction Medicine and has spoken on the topic of opioid use disorder on a local, state-wide and national level.

Dr. Best was on the Michigan Association of Osteopathic Family Physicians (MAOFP) board from 2007-2015.  He served as President of the MAOFP from 2013-2014.  He has been on the Michigan Osteopathic Association (MOA) board since 2014 and was MOA President from May 2021-2022.  He also served as President of the Northern Michigan Osteopathic Association from June 2015-June 2017.  He has been a trustee for the Des Moines University Alumni board since June 2022 and has been a trustee with the Novello Health Provider Organization since December 2022.

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Classroom

2022 Spring CME Program


Total Credits: 33 including 33 AOA Category 1-A Credit, 33 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

Faculty:
Mary Goldman, DO |  Peter Baik, DO, FACOS, FACS, Cancer Treatment Centers of America |  Benjamin Visger, DO |  Stephen Bell, DO, FACOI |  David Best, DO, MS, ABAM |  J'Aimee Lippert, DO |  Lawrence Prokop, DO, FAAPM&R, FAOCPMR-D, FAOASM |  Annette Carron, DO, FACOI, FAAHPM, CMD |  ....
Duration:
33 hours
Original Program Date:
Jun 15, 2022
Price:
$225.00 - Life Professional Base Price - $1,600.00

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Classroom

2023 Spring Conference


Total Credits: 30 including 30 AOA Category 1-A Credit, 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

Faculty:
Chad Link, DO, FACC, FACOI |  David Best, DO, MS, ABAM |  Benjamin Bolcer, DO |  Barbara Karenko, DO, FACC, FACOI |  Michael Brennan, DO, MS, FACP, FACE |  Mohammed Qintar, MD |  Joel Kahn, MD, FACC |  Annette Carron, DO, FACOI, FAAHPM, CMD |  ....
Duration:
30
Original Program Date:
Jun 15, 2023
Price:
$225.00 - Life Professional or Honorary Professional Base Price - $1,600.00

Product Type
Classroom

2023 Autumn Conference


Total Credits: 24.25 including 24.25 AOA Category 1-A Credit, 24.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

Faculty:
David Best, DO, MS, ABAM |  Edwin Kornoelje, DO, FAOASM |  Adam Hunt, DO, MHS, FACEP |  Aarthi Chandarana, DO, DipABLM |  Kevin Foley, MD |  Patricia Ann Ryan, DO, PhD |  Mary Goldman, DO |  Ramona Wallace, DO |  ....
Duration:
24.25
Original Program Date:
Nov 15, 2023
Price:
$200.00 - Life Professional or Honorary Professional Base Price - $1,400.00

Product Type
Classroom

MATE Act Training to Fulfill DEA Application and Renewal Process (meets 8 hour DEA training requirement)


Total Credits: 9.25 including 9.25 AOA Category 1-A Credit, 9.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

Faculty:
David Best, DO, MS, ABAM |  Pam Lynch, LMSW, CAADC |  David Neff, DO
Duration:
9.25
Original Program Date:
Oct 04, 2023
Price:
$75.00 - Group Physicians (51-100) Base Price - $199.00

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