Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon Deirdre Ryan, MD Provides Services for the Las Vegas, Nevada Area

Get to know Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Deirdre Ryan, who serves the Las Vegas area at her private practice, Children’s Orthopedic Center and at several local hospitals. 

With fourteen years of experience as a pediatric orthopedist, Dr. Ryan specializes in evaluating and treating musculoskeletal (bone, joint, or muscle) problems in a child who is still growing. Her practice encopasses every child, including newborn babies through teenagers. Dr. Ryan has contributed to the field of pediatric orthopedic surgery by conducting research and publishing her results in various medical journals, including the Journal of Pediatric Othopaedics

Dr. Ryan graduated from the Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, DC. Her postgraduate training in the United States includes an internship and residency conducted at The McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois, as well as a fellowship performed at the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles in Los Angeles, California. Dr. Ryan has been board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery in Orthopedic surgery. 

Founded in 1934 as a private, voluntary, nonprofit, autonomous organization, the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery exists to serve the best interest of the public and the medical profession by establishing educational standards for orthopaedic residents and by evaluating the initial and continuing qualifications and competence of orthopaedic surgeons.

Throughout her career, she has been awarded and honored for her medical practice, including the Patients’ Choice Award. To stay current in her field, Dr. Ryan maintains professional memberships in the of the Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeons of North America and the American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine.

Dr. Ryan is a clinical professor of orthopedic surgery for UNLV department of orthopedics. Additionally she was an assistant professor of orthopedic surgery at USC at the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles for 10 years from 2006-2017 .

Orthopaedic surgeons are devoted to the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disorders of the bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, and muscles. Some orthopaedists are generalists, while others specialize in certain areas of the body, such as the shoulder, elbow, hand, and spine. They treat broken bones and replace painful joints. They also treat patients for sports injuries, back pain, ruptured discs, spinal stenosis, bone tumors, carpal tunnel, hand arthritis and hand injuries, club foot, bow legs, hip dysplasia, orthopaedic trauma, limb lengthening, achilles tendon injuries, bunions, foot and ankle injuries, osteoporosis, and arthritis.

Dr. Ryan maintains training in the necessary techniques and technologies that allow her to give her patients the highest standard of care. Her practice has encompassed patient-centered care that gives back to the Las Vegas community. When she is not seeing patients, she enjoys spending time with friends and family members. 

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Through her profile:, she can also be found via her clinic’s website: Her phone number is: 323-361-2450. Dr. Ryan is based out of Las Vegas, Nevada. 

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