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Robert W. Ryan, MD
4.9 out of 5
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Areas of Expertise

Dr. Ryan specializes in endovascular neurosurgery, vascular neurosurgery, cranial neurosurgery and general neurosurgery.

Curriculum Vitae
Robert J. Ryan, MD

Special Interests
Dr. Ryan interests include learning about patients to develop a plan of care to meet each individuals needs and goals.
Personal Information
Dr. Ryan enjoys spending time with family, sports, food and wine.
Clinical Experience
Neurosurgery, Endovascular Surgery, Brain Cancer
Board Certifications
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada - Neurosurgery
Education and Professional Achievements
University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 2005
University of Alberta Edmonton, Canada, 2011
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, Calif., 2013 Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, Ariz. 2009
Professional Activities and Awards
American Association of Neurosurgeons
Congress of Neurosurgeons
Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery
American Heart and Stroke Association
Patient Ratings and Comments
Patient Ratings
All ratings are submitted by Virginia Mason patients and are verified by an independent, national patient survey company. Ratings are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. Learn about the ratings.
Likelihood of recommending this provider
5.0 out of 5 stars
Provider showed concern
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider explained things clearly
5.0 out of 5 stars
Provider included you in decisions
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider discussed treatment options
4.9 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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  Overall Patient Rating - March 2020
Everyone who helped me was extremely polite, kind, & caring.
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2020
*Dr. Robert Ryan is just the BEST!!
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2020
*Dr. Ryan has been a compassionate care provider instilling a great deal of confidence in his care for me.
  Overall Patient Rating - November 2019
I was very impressed with all aspects of *Dr. Ryan's care and came away hopeful, comforted and assured.
  Overall Patient Rating - October 2019
*Olga - PA was great & *Dr. Ryan was great w/his explanation of my condition.
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2019
*Dr. Ryan was very professional and approached difficult decisions with clarity engaging me (the patient) at all times in a respectful and personal way.
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2019
*Dr. Ryan was very thorough in describing his analysis and how the surgery would be performed. He did not hurry us and was very responsive to our questions.
  Overall Patient Rating - July 2019
*Dr. Ryan is a wonderful doctor who is so understanding and takes so much time with you.