We are excited to announce that Dr. Susan Slycord will be joining Oncology Associates on August 3, 2020. As you may recall, Dr. Slycord completed a rotation with Dr. Wilbur this past fall. Dr. Slycord received her Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry, Cellular & Molecular Biology and Biology at Drake University. She received her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Des Moines University College of Medicine. Dr. Slycord completed her Internal Medicine Residency at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in 2016. She completed a Hospice and Palliative Care Fellowship in 2017. She is currently in the process of completing her Hematology and Oncology Fellowship at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. Dr. Slycord is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Care.
In Dr. Slycord’s free-time she enjoys spending time with her husband, Logan, and young son, Callahan. She also enjoys playing softball, tennis, sand volleyball and kayaking. Dr. Slycord is from West Des Moines and is happy to call Iowa home.