Ryan is a Certified Prosthetist. He has a post-graduate degree in Prosthetics from Northwestern University. He completed his prosthetics residency training at The Surgical Clinic, LLC. in Nashville, Tennessee. He has specialized training in upper-extremity limb-loss, below and above the knee vacuum-assisted technology and microprocessor knee prosthetics. Ryan also specializes in building limbs for running and has worked with U.S. Paralympian Athletes.