Ryan Ziegler is a certified physician assistant (P.A.-C.) with a background in trauma and emergency medicine. Ryan worked as a special forces advanced tactical practitioner for four years before moving to join the multidisciplinary spine team at Flagstaff Bone & Joint. His primary roles are first assisting in surgery and taking care of patients pre- and postoperatively in the clinic.
Ryan has dealt with severe back pain himself and understands the suffering and limitations it can put on a patient’s life. He is dedicated to taking a deliberate and patient-centric approach, helping his patients regain as much function and reduce as much pain as possible. He graduated with his Master of Physician Assistant degree from Loma Linda University and is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.
Ryan’s interests include fitness training, fishing, hunting, and snow sports.