Lyle Sherman, DC, PhC
Lyle Sherman graduated from Palmer School of Chiropractic in 1934, the year Subluxation Specific was published by B.J. Palmer. Sherman joined the faculty in 1936. He taught philosophy, orthopedy, pathology, and spinography. In 1942, Sherman became the assistant director of the B.J. Palmer Research Clinic. In 1957, he moved to Spartanburg, S.C. and went into private practice.
Sherman College of Chiropractic was founded in 1973 by Lyle and some of his students, most prominent amongst them was Thom Gelardi, president of the college until 1996.
- Keating compiled a chronology of Sherman College of Chiropractic.
- A biography of Sherman was written by John Hart in 1996. The article is reproduced here by permission of the Association for the History of Chiropractic:
Remembering Dr. Lyle Wheeler Sherman.
- I recently transcribed a talk by Sherman from 1952. I will post the audio soon.
Here is the talk:
- Lyle Sherman – Our Real Enemy