Alan D. Warrington, DO

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

As your Physician, I want, more than anything else, to spend the time that each and every patient deserves. I want to avoid the “in and out visits” that today’s healthcare has become. Examining, treating and especially educating the patient on his or her health is very important to me. Becoming an MDVIP-affiliated physician will allow me to practice medicine in this fashion.

Physician Profile


Penn State University
Middletown, PA
Bachelor of Science, Pre-Med 1983
Medical School
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Philadelphia, PA
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine 1987
Riverside Hospital
Wilmington, DE
Riverside Hospital
Wilmington, DE
Family Practice 1988-1989



Professional Society Memberships

American Osteopathic Society
American Academy of Osteopathy
American College of Family Practitioners
Delaware Society of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical Society of Delaware
New Castle County Medical Society

Professional Affiliations and Appointments

Clinical Instructor, University of Delaware, Student Rotations
Clinical Instructor, Hahnemann Physician Assistant, Student Rotations
Clinical Instructor, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Student Rotations
Staff Physician, Christiana Care Hospital, Department of Family Practice 1991-present
Medical Director, Goldey Beacon College 1992-present
Medical Director, Gilpin Hall Nursing Home 1995-present
Team Doctor
- Blue Rocks Baseball Team - Kansas City Royals Minor League High A Division 1994-2004, 2006-present
- Kansas City Royals Baseball Minor League Teams, Pre-Season Screening Physician 2010-present
- Blue Rocks Baseball Team - Boston Red Sox Minor League High A Division 2004-2006
Co-Chairman, McDonald's LPGA Championship First Aid Committee 1996-2004
St. Francis Hospital
- Staff Physician, Department of Family Practice 1990-2010
- Physician Activity Committee 1992-1999
Quality Assurance Committee, Delaware Valley HMO Healthcare Delaware 1994-1996
Medical Director, Newark Manor Nursing Home 1990-1995
Riverside Hospital
- Vice-Chairman, Department of Family Practice 1992-1993
- Staff Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine 1989-1991

Hospital Affiliations

Christiana Hospital
Christiana Care Health System - Wilmington Hospital

Honors and Awards

Top Docs - Voted by peers as one of the best family doctors in the state of Delaware 2003-2006, 2008-2010
Reader's Choice, Best Family Physician Finalist 2006
Reader's Choice, #1 Family physician in Delaware 2005
Penn State University, Alpha Epsilon Delta, The PreMedical Honor Society 1982-1983


American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians

Patient Testimonials

  • Member: John

    I've been with Doc since he first opened his practice. I couldn't be more satisfied with the care I've received. Over the years, I...

  • Member: patricia

    Dr. Warrington has always provided a warm and caring atmosphere in his office and always listened to my concerns and given as muc...

  • Member: Margaret

    I am very comfortable with my Doctor, if needed he is available for me. If I travel it's like MDVIP travels with me if I need s...

  • Member: Nancy

    I have been to Dr. Warrington several times and no matter what time I have called he is alway available and I do not have to wait...