Richard Sloan, DO
Dr. Richard Sloan earned his Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in biochemistry and B.S. degree in biology from Rutgers University in New Jersey in 1999. After receiving his degrees, he worked as a microbiologist for a pharmaceutical/medical device company in the field of sterilization of medical products and pharmaceuticals. He later earned his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 2008. While at PCOM, he served as an undergraduate osteopathic manipulative medicine (OMM) fellow. This additional year of training was focused on further developing his hands-on osteopathic diagnosis and treatment skills as well as teaching and tutoring students in this discipline. In 2012 he completed his training in a combined Family Medicine and Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine (NMM) residency from Florida Hospital - East in Orlando, Florida.
Prior to coming to ICOM, Dr. Sloan most recently was a professor and Chair of the Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine Department at William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. During this time, Dr. Sloan utilized OMM in private practice, treating a variety of neuromuscular complaints. His professional interests include nutrition, cranial manipulation, and medical acupuncture.