Ryan was born, raised and educated in the Midwest. He is originally from Rockford, IL. He attended the University of Iowa and received his undergraduate degree in Health and Human Physiology. He then went on to attend PA school at the University of Iowa’s Carver College of Medicine and received his master’s degree in Physician Assistant studies. During his studies, he found special interest in orthopaedics and is thrilled to be working at Arizona State Orthopaedics.