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Richard Bloom

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Citizenship: USA
Place of Birth: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Undergraduate / Graduate Education

Undergraduate School

Arizona State University
BA. Biology
June, 1967 – July, 1972

Graduate School

Arizona State University Masters Candidate
July, 1972 – July, 1974

Medical School

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
July, 1974 – July, 1978

Law School

Stetson University College of Law
August, 2007 –December, 2010

Post Medical Graduate Education


Lancaster Community Hospital
July, 1978 – July, 1979

Residency Programs

Tulsa Regional Medical Center

General Surgery
July, 1979 – July, 1982

Chief Resident – General Surgery
July, 1981- July, 1982

Thoracic-Cardiovascular Surgery
July, 1982-July, 1983

Fellowship Program

Texas Heart Institute / St. Lukes / Texas Childrens
Program Director – Denton Cooley M.D.
Houston, Texas

Thoracic-Cardiovascular Surgery
August, 1983-August, 1984


Agenesis of the Gallbladder: Case Report, Review of the Literature
Journal American Osteopathic Association, September, 1981

Pediatric Urolithiasis: Journal American Osteopathic Association, May, 1983

Past Teaching Affiliations:

Graduate Assistant:
Arizona State University

Clinical Instructor: General –
Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
Tulsa Regional Medical Center

Associate Clinical Professor:
Nova Southeastern University College of
Osteopathic Medicine

Board Certification:

Thoracic-Cardiovascular Surgery
February 29, 1988
American Osteopathic Board of Surgery

General Surgery
November, 1994
American Osteopathic Board of Surgery


Granted September, 1998.
Fellow American College of Osteopathic Surgeon

Research Experience:

Co-Investigator Abbott Laboratories
Deep Vein Thrombosis Study

Co-Investigator Vitex Evaluation of a Fibrin Sealant as a Hemostatic
Agent in Carotid Endarterectomy Patients

Co-Investigator UCB S.A. Mivazerol Study

Principal Investigator for SMO USA Wyeth-Ayerst
Diabetic Foot Ulcer Comparative IV Antibiotic Study

Scope of Clinical Practice:

Non-Cardiac Thoracic-Vascular Surgery
Peripheral Endovascular Interventions
Cerebral and Peripheral Diagnostic Angiography
Angioplasty and Stenting
Thrombolytic Therapy
Mechanical Thrombectomy

Past Hospital Affiliations:


Memorial Regional Hospital
Memorial Hospital Pembroke
Memorial Hospital West
Hollywood Medical Center
Westside Regional Medical Center


Indiana Regional Medical Center


Chief of Surgery
Hollywood Medical Center
Hollywood, Florida

Chief-Section of Thoracic-Cardiovascular Surgery
Memorial Hospital Pembroke
Pembroke Pines, Florida

Associate Clinical Professor Thoracic-Cardiovascular Surgery
Nova-Southeastern University
Davie, Florida

Practice History:

August, 1984 – October, 2002
Private Clinical Practice
Thoracic/Vascular Surgery
Hollywood, Florida

October, 2002 – January, 2005
Indiana Regional Medical Center
Indiana, Pennsylvania 15701
Staff Surgeon – Thoracic/Vascular/Endovascular Surgery

Medical Practice:

Primary Care Practice (Prior – Part Time)
Tampa, Florida

Licensure – Active

Florida – OS 4655
Georgia- 050752
National Board of Medical Examiners

Professional Societies:

International Society of Endovascular Specialists
American Osteopathic Association
Diplomat of the National Board of Medical Examiners
American College of Osteopathic Surgeons
American College of Osteopathic Cardiothoracic Surgery Discipline

Past Member

Florida Thoracic Society
American Thoracic Society

Non – Medical Licensure:

July, 2005 – Present

Real Estate Associate – Inactive Realty Executives Metro One
1201 NE Windsor Drive, Lees Summit, Missouri 6408
Missouri Real Estate License
# 2005026565

January 6, 2006 – Present

Missouri Life Insurance License
Producer License
# PR362712

Legal Education:

August, 2007 –December, 2010

Jurist Doctor – December 2010
Stetson University College of Law
Gulfport, Florida

July – August, 2008

Internship – La Paz County Attorney
Parker, Arizona

Legal Organizations:

American Bar Association
Florida Justice Association
American Justice Association

Current Legal Practice

Dr. Richard B. Bloom Esq.
Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury Law