Doctor Verification

Thank you for joining the Student Doctor Network and helping students as they traverse their way through the complex healthcare education process. As a verified source of information, students will look to you as a source of honest and accurate advice. You'll also have access to the practicing physicians forum.

How Do I get the Upgrade?

Create a thread in the Account Help Desk forum with a subject of "Doctor Verification".

  • We require a work or hospital email address
  • We may require additional information such as a copy of your license
  • One of our staff members will contact you via email at that address for confirmation
  • Your account will be upgraded upon confirmation

Who's Eligible

Available to doctors (practicing, non-practicing, academic or non-academic) in the following fields:

  • Medicine (MD / DO)
  • Dentistry (DDS / DMD)
  • Audiology (AuD)
  • Occupational Therapy (OTD)
  • Optometry (OD)
  • Pharmacy (PharmD)
  • Podiatric Medicine (DPM)
  • Psychology (PhD / PsyD)
  • Physical Therapy (DPT)
  • Veterinary Medicine (DVM)


SDN's privacy policy is available here. This is a secure server. Your email and personal information are not shared with third-parties; information provided is for verification only and is not linked to your forums account.