Doctor Ryan studied at the University of Notre Dame and received his Bachelor's Degree in 1986. A Medical degree followed in 1990 from the University of Illinois Chicago, College of Medicine. Doctor Ryan completed his Residency in Internal Medicine and Fellowship in Cardiovascular Diseases and Interventional Cardiology at Loyola University Medical Center in 1997.
Dr. Ryan is the current Medical Director of Cardiology at Adventist Hinsdale Hospital. He is also the Chairman of the Department of Medicine at Hinsdale Hospital.