With over 35 years of international medical knowledge, Dr. John B. Ryan is an orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in Sports Medicine both upper and lower extremities. Through his knowledge, compassion and surgical expertise, he is extremely dedicated to providing his patients the best outcome for recovery and helping them regain optimal orthopaedic performance. As a retired Colonel in the U.S. Army, Dr. Ryan still serves our country with his dedicated treatment of our soldiers.
Dr. Ryan has cared for professional, college, high school and recreational athletes. He is board-certified through the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
Dr. Ryan received his undergraduate degree at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York. He received his medical degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and completed his internship and residency at Letterman Army Medical Center, Presidio, of San Francisco, California.
He completed a fellowship in Sports Medicine at Hughston Orthopaedic Clinic, Columbus, Georgia.
Dr. Ryan served as the Chief of Orthopaedics at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York for seven years and during that time developed and directed the Army Sports Medicine fellowship.
Dr. Ryan participated in many clinical and basic science research projects and was chosen as the Commander of the U.S. Army Institute for Surgical Research in Texas.
Sports Medicine, both upper and lower extremities
Shoulder and knee replacement
United States Military Academy, West Point, New York, B.S. June 1970
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio, M.D. June 1976
Letterman Army Medical Center, Presidio of San Francisco, Cal., Orthopaedic Surgery 1977-1980
National Board of Medical Examiners 1977
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons 1982
Sports Medicine, Hughston Orthopaedic Clinic Columbus, Ga., January/1984-May/1984