Dr. Lallande searched for a medical school that would satisfy his interests. In 1991 he made his choice to attend the College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific. He did this because of their outstanding reputation for producing excellent physicians that try to help the entire patient in a holistic manner. Dr. Lallande graduated from Western University of Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific. He graduated Summa Cum Laude, and he ranked sixth in a class of one hundred fifty.