David S. Ryan, MD

Dr. Ryan is a board certified orthopedic surgeon who received his medical degree from the Medical University of South Carolina.  Dr. Ryan completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of Florida.  After completing his residency, he went to Richmond, Virginia to complete his fellowship at the Orthopaedic Research of Virginia – Sports Medicine and Arthroscopic Surgery.  Dr. Ryan treats patients in the Athens and Elberton clinic locations.


Wake Forest University
Wake Forest, NC

Medical School

Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, South Carolina


University of Florida
Department of Orthopaedics


Orthopaedic Research of Virginia – Sports Medicine and Arthroscopic Surgery
Richmond, VA

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
Arthroscopy Association of North America


Dr. Ryan and his wife, Katie, live in Athens with their three boys.

Board Certification

American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons

Hospital Affiliations

Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center
St. Mary’s Hospital
Elbert Memorial Hospital
Athens Orthopedic Surgery Center, Athens
Athens Orthopedic Surgery Center, Loganville

Athens Orthopedic Clinic

1765 Old West Broad St. Bldg. 2, Ste. 200,
Athens, Georgia 30606

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