Ryan Graduated from St. Louis University in 2004 with a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science and a Masters degree in Physical Therapy in 2006. Ryan’s post graduate education has been focused on advanced orthopedic and manual skills in athletics and spinal manipulation. Ryan is certified in trigger point dry needling and the Selective Functional Movement Screen. Ryan also has specialized training in advanced spinal manipulation. He enjoys treating athletes of all abilities and non athletes suffering from pain or movement dysfunction.
Ryan is board certified by the American Physical Therapy Association as a sports specialist. This certification was established to provide formal recognition for therapists with advanced clinical knowledge, experience, and skills in the following areas: rehabilitation and return to sports, management of acute injury, medical/surgical considerations, injury prevention, and sports performance enhancement. Sports Certified Specialists are recognized as the very top in their field.
Ryan lives in Wauwatosa with his wife and three sons. He enjoys playing basketball, competing in local races ranging from 5K to half marathons, and also trains in Olympic lifting.