Ryan established his physical therapy career in Chicago, where he has practiced since 2002 in outpatient orthopedics and sports medicine. He has been the Head Physical Therapist for the Chicago Fire Soccer Club since 2015. He enjoys treating athletes of all levels, regularly seeing the weekend warrior through the NBA and MLS athlete. Outside of sports medicine, Ryan has had great success treating patients with Temporomandibular Joint Disorders (TMD), working closely with oral surgeons in Chicago for the past 12 years. He is distinguished as a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists (FAAOMPT) and is a clinical instructor and mentor nationwide on the topics of the shoulder, hip, TMJ and spine.
Outside of Avant PT, you can find Ryan hiking with his wife, Stacy, and labrador retriever, Guinness. He is a marathon runner with 7 races in the books! As a recent transplant to Seattle, he is excited to enjoy the fantastic coffee shops and wonderful restaurants Seattle has to offer.