Ryan grew up in the Santa Cruz Mountains and graduated from the University of California, Davis with a degree in exercise biology. He moved to Missouri to complete his doctorate of physical therapy at Southwest Baptist University. In his free time, Ryan enjoys snowboarding, surfing, and hiking with his wife. He is an avid podcast listener and loves to learn about science, business, and culture. Ryan never wants to stop learning about orthopaedic physical therapy so that he can provide the best possible care for his patients.