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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, Stroke
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
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider showed concern
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider explained things clearly
4.9 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 - June 2021
*Dr. Ryan was great! He explained everything thoroughly, answered ALL of my questions. Discussed future risks/benefits of further treatment.
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2021
He explained things so I could understand - did a very thorough job. Did not rush.
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2021
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2020
Dr. Robert Ryan is excellent and has been great to work with.
  Overall Patient Rating - November 2020
It was very good
  Overall Patient Rating - November 2020
*Dr. Ryan is always very forth-coming with his diagnosis & recommendations for future treatments. He takes plenty of time with the patient and answers all of our questions.