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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
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Patient Comments
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May 2018
I felt he wasn´t listening to my concern and could not give me an answer about my condition. He ordered further tests. I told him I had a knot on my neck, but he didn´t seemed concerned, didn´t do exam on my neck. Exam was general.
January 2018
He is very compationate and he explain clearly .
January 2018
I felt Dr. Ryan was very knowledgeable about my condition. I felt confident in having him as my surgeon. The staff at Virginia Mason surgical center was very professional.