Christopher L. Smoley graduated Summa Cum Laude from Palmer Chiropractic College, Davenport Campus, earning his Doctor of Chiropractic in 2012. He was awarded the Salutatorian of his graduating class. In fall of 2012, Dr. Smoley moved to Dallas, Texas, to complete a residency in diagnostic imaging at Parker University. He successfully completed his residency in 2015 and successfully passed his board examinations, earning the Diplomat status with the American Chiropractic Board of Radiology (ACBR). After completion of his residency, Dr. Smoley was appointed an assistant professor position at Parker University. In the fall of 2016, Dr. Smoley accepted a faculty position at D’Youville College as an Assistant Professor of Diagnostics Imaging, which he currently holds. In the fall of 2017, Dr. Smoley was nominated and accepted appointment to the American Chiropractic Board of Radiology as a current member-at-large.