You can locate physicians in Maryland by their name, practice, speciality, zip code, or by medical condition by clicking the “Find a Physician” link to the right.
There are also other resources that provide physician information. Some of these resources are listed below:
The Board of Physicians enforces licensure standards for doctors and health providers. Here you can review license dates. You also can review disciplinary actions about your doctor or on other medical care providers.
Physician Compare allows you to make informed choices about the health care you receive from physicians and other professionals in the Medicare program.
To get the proper health care, you need to have ongoing talks with your doctor. Whether you are having a physical exam or being evaluated for surgery, you can obtain better results if you take an active role in your health care. Talk with your doctor between visits. The Agency for Healthcare Research developed "Quick Tips: When Talking with Your Doctor” to help you get the most out of your doctors’ appointment. Using a checklist also can help you prepare for your visit with your doctor.