Kaetha Frost earns medical degree


Kaetha L. Frost of Williamsburg, Ohio, was among the students who received a doctor of osteopathic medicine (D.O.) degree from Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine at the college’s May 12 commencement exercises.

The child of Terry and Rae Frost of Bethel, Ohio, in 2013 Dr. Frost earned a B.S. in premedical science with minors in sociology and women and gender studies from the University of Dayton, and is a 2009 graduate of Williamsburg High School. After graduation, Dr. Frost will begin a residency in emergency medicine at Adena Regional Medical Center in Chillicothe, Ohio.

The 2018 graduating class was the 39th to graduate from the Heritage College, which was created by the Ohio Legislature in 1975, and is the only institution in the state accredited to educate osteopathic physicians.

The Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine is a leader in training dedicated primary care physicians who are prepared to address the most pervasive medical needs in the state and the nation.

Approximately 50 percent of Heritage College alumni practice in primary care and nearly 60 percent practice in Ohio.