Dr. Richard Sloan joined WCUCOM in 2012 as the assistant professor of clinical sciences. He received his Bachelor of Science degrees in biochemistry and biology from Cook College at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey, in 1999. He later earned his Doctor ofOsteopathic Medicine degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in 2008. While at PCOM, he underwent an additional year of medical training as he completed an Undergraduate Fellowship in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine.
As a fellow, he assisted the faculty in teaching osteopathic principles and practice to medical students, as well as treating patients with osteopathic manipulation in family practice offices throughout Philadelphia. In 2012, he completed a four year integrated Family Medicine/Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine internship and residency at Florida Hospital in East Orlando.
Dr. Sloan has taken advantage of multiple opportunities to expand his training and knowledge in osteopathy in the cranial field to aid his patients.