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John B. Ryan, M.D., FACS

Dr. John B. Ryan has been an orthopedic surgeon, specializing in Sports Medicine for over 35 years.

With over 35 years of international medical knowledge, Dr. John B. Ryan is an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in Sports Medicine. In addition to his knowledge, compassion, and surgical expertise, Dr. Ryan is dedicated to providing his patients the best outcome for recovery and helping them regain optimal orthopedic performance. As a retired Colonel in the U.S. Army, Dr. Ryan still serves our country with his dedicated treatment of our soldiers.

Dr. Ryan has cared for professional, college, high school and recreational athletes. He is board-certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons.

Dr. Ryan received his undergraduate degree at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York. He received his medical degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and completed his internship and residency at Letterman Army Medical Center, Presidio, of San Francisco, California.

He completed a fellowship in Sports Medicine at Hughston Orthopedic Clinic, Columbus, Georgia.

Dr. Ryan served as the Chief of Orthopedics at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York for seven years and during that time developed and directed the Army Sports Medicine fellowship.

Dr. Ryan participated in many clinical and basic science research projects and was chosen as the Commander of the U.S. Army Institute for Surgical Research in Texas.

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Orthopedic Surgery
Sports Medicine, both upper and lower extremities
Shoulder and knee replacement

Medical Education

United States Military Academy, West Point, New York, B.S. June 1970
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio, M.D. June 1976


Letterman Army Medical Center, Presidio of San Francisco, Cal., Orthopedic Surgery 1977-1980

Board Certification

National Board of Medical Examiners 1977
American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons 1982


Sports Medicine, Hughston Orthopedic Clinic Columbus, Ga., January/1984-May/1984


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Participating Insurances

  • Aetna
  • Alliance Health and Life
  • Alliance Medicare PPO
  • BCBS
  • BCBS Community Blue/PPO
  • BCBS Complete
  • BCBS EPO (obamaCare)
  • BCN
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Preferred
  • Champs VA
  • ChoiceCare – Humana Medicare Advantage
  • CCN (Community Care Network)
  • Cofinity
  • First Health
  • Great West Healthcare
  • HAP
  • Hap Senior Plus
  • Humana (Cofinity)
  • Humana PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage
  • Humana Gold Choice
  • McLaren Health Advantage
  • McLaren HMO (Commercial/POS)
  • McLaren Medicaid
  • McLaren Medicare Advantage
  • Molina Healthcare of Michigan Medicaid
  • Molina MIChild
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare Plus Blue
  • Medicare UPIN
  • Meridian
  • MIChild
  • MIChild (BCBS)
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • MultiPlan PHCS
  • NPN (PPO National Provider Network)
  • PHCS (Private Health Care Systems)
  • PPOM/Cofinity
  • Priority Health HMO
  • Priority Health PPO
  • Priority Health Medicare Advantage
  • Railroad Medicare
  • St. John Health Partners
  • St. John Smart Plan
  • Smart Health/Ascension
  • Teamsters
  • Tricare
  • Tricare HMO
  • United HealthCare
  • UHC Community Cares
  • US Dept. of Labor

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