Nicholas Iagulli, MD

Dr Nicholas Iagulli is a highly skilled and experienced fellowship-trained, board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery.  His expertise lies in treating injuries and conditions related to high-energy activities.  Dr Iagulli is well-versed in the latest modalities in arthroscopic surgery.  His extensive background in regenerative medicine enables him to offer advanced treatment options for quicker healing and recovery.

As an active individual himself, Dr Iagulli understands the importance of a quick recovery and getting back to an active lifestyle.  His passion for an active life shines through in his practice, making him a trusted choice for sports-related injuries.  With his extensive knowledge and experience, his goal is to help you get back to doing what you love without compromising on the quality of care and attention you deserve.

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Lauren Sloan, PA-C

Lauren Sloan, a native Texan hailing from Coppell, TX, has a diverse medical background that has shaped her career in orthopedics.  With initial experience in emergency medicine, she transitioned to orthopedics in 2015, joining forces with Dr Nicholas Iagulli.  As his trusted first assistant in surgery, she works closely with him both in the clinic and the operating room, providing top-notch patient care. Lauren’s true passion lies in orthopedics and sports medicine, and she actively volunteers her expertise. Along with Dr Iagulli, she volunteers for Fort Worth Christian, offering orthopedic care on the field during football games and in the clinic.  Lauren currently resides in Bedford, TX, with her husband Chip and their two boys, Cooper and Carson.  A dedicated sports enthusiast, she cherishes spending quality time with her loved ones.

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Taylor Riddell, NP

Taylor Riddell is a dedicated medical professional whose passion for nursing began with 8 years of exceptional service in the fast-paced emergency department around the DFW metroplex. Her extensive experience in trauma nursing ignited a strong desire to pursue a career as a nurse practitioner in the orthopedic and sports medicine field. In January 2023, Taylor’s aspirations came to fruition when she joined RIO Orthopedics, where she collaborates seamlessly with Dr Iagulli, both in the clinic and operating room. Residing in Dallas, TX, Taylor shares her life with her loving husband Ross and two adorable golden retrievers. A true outdoor enthusiast, she enjoys participating in a sand volleyball recreational league with her close-knit circle of friends. Taylor’s commitment to patient care and her zest for an active lifestyle makes her a valued asset to the field of orthopedic and sports medicine.

Brian Read, MPT

Brian Read is an accomplished and dedicated MPT with over 15 years of experience in the orthopedic field. Since graduating in 2005, he has been providing exceptional care to patients of all ages, specializing in musculoskeletal injuries and post-surgical conditions. Brian’s passion for sports medicine is evident both in and out of the office. When he’s not helping patients achieve their recovery goals, he can be found enjoying outdoor activities or enthusiastically supporting his three sons in their various sports endeavors. His commitment to his family and the field of orthopedics is truly inspiring.

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