|Thomas Fotopoulos, DO|
Chair and Associate Professor of Osteopathic Principles and Practice
Thomas J. Fotopoulos, D.O., graduated from Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Davie, Florida in 2000. He completed a Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine/Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (NMM/OMM) residency from the Osteopathic Medical Center of Texas in Fort Worth, Texas in 2004. He is board certified in NMM/OMM by the AOBNMM.
Prior to joining PNWU, Dr. Fotopoulos served as Course Director and Associate Clinical Professor of Osteopathic Principles & Practice at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Bradenton Branch Campus (LECOM Bradenton) since 2004. His responsibilities have included planning, implementing, and overseeing both first and second year courses, including the initial creation of the LECOM Bradenton curriculum when that branch school was created.
During his time at LECOM Bradenton, Dr. Fotopoulos would volunteer at the Senior Friendship Center in Sarasota, Florida offering Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment (OMT) to his patients. He accepted the position of Chair of the Osteopathic Principles & Practice Department at PNWU in July 2014. He currently teaches Osteopathic Principles & Practice to first and second year osteopathic medical students. Dr. Fotopoulos is passionate, experienced and enthusiastic about teaching future osteopathic physicians.