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Team Physicians

Ric Sletten, MD

18111 Nordhoff Street, Northridge, CA 91330 Office: (818) 677-3666

A Los Angeles native, Dr. Ric Sletten earned his bachelor's degree from UC Irvine and then went onto medical school at UC San Francisco School of Medicine. After earning his medical degree, he returned to Southern California and completed his residency at the Ventura County Medical Center in affiliation with the UCLA School of Medicine Division of Family Medicine. Following his residency, he completed a Fellowship in Sports Medicine at VCMC and UCLA; and earned a Certificate of Added Qualification from the American College of Sports Medicine.

Dr. Sletten has served as the Team Physician for CSU Northridge since 1991 as well as the Director of the Sports Medicine Clinic at the Addie Klotz Student Health Center where any of 35,000 students may be treated. Dr. Sletten recently expanded his practice as a Defeat Autism Now (DAN) Practitioner with the opening of the Sletten Wellness Medical Center in Ventura, CA.

Team Orthopedists

Domenick Sisto, MD

4955 Van Nuys Blvd # 615, Sherman Oaks, CA 91403 Office (818) 905-2222

Dr. Domenick Sisto began working with the CSU Northridge Sports Medicine program in 1998 and currently practices at the Los Angeles Orthopedic Institute in Sherman Oaks, Ca. As an east coast native, Dr. Sisto earned his bachelor's of science degree at the University of Vermont and then went into medical school at George Washington University Medical School. Dr. Sisto's post-doctoral training is very expansive, locally including a Fellowship in Sports Medicine at Kerlan-Jobe Orthopedic Clinic.

As the Team Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Sisto cares for the 400 plus NCAA Division I athletes as CSU Northridge. Dr. Sisto provides two Fellow Orthopedic Surgeons to assist with the various related orthopedic injuries. He plays an active role within the athletic community in Southern California.

Brett Leake, MD

13652 Cantara Street, Panorama City, Ca 91402 Office (818) 375-1737

Dr. Brett Leake, a practicing physician at Kaiser Permanente of Panorama City, joined the CSU Northridge Sports Medicine staff in 2005. He specializes in neuromusculoskeletal medicine and osteo manipulative medicine in Los Angeles and Panorama City, Ca.. Dr. Leake graduated from the St. Louis University School of Medicine in St. Louis. After earning his medical degree he returned to Southern California and completed his residency at the University of Southern California. Dr. Leake provides medical coverage for the Northridge Men's Soccer team as well as medical services to the Kaiser insured student athletes.