Dr. Ryan Shock obtained his bachelor dual degree in biology and chemistry at the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana. Immediately following his undergraduate training, he attended podiatric medical school at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in Chicago, IL.
Dr. Shock completed a comprehensive three year foot and ankle surgical residency in Seattle at one of the nation’s top programs. During his residency he received training from some of the leading foot and ankle specialists both in the orthopedic and podiatric community. He was able to take part in fellowship training in reconstruction of the foot and ankle at the Sigvard T. Hansen Foot and Ankle Institute at Harborview Medical Center. Additionally, he received microsurgery training in San Francisco at the M.O.E.T. Institute, external fixation of the foot and ankle at the Russian Ilizarov Scientific Center for “Restorative Traumatology and Orthopaedics” in Kurgan, Russia, arthroscopy of the foot and ankle at the Orthopeadic Learning Center in Chicago, and traumatology of the foot and ankle in San Francisco. In addition to his surgical training he focused on sports medicine of the foot and ankle with some of the nation’s respected foot and ankle sports medicine physicians.
During his comprehensive training in all aspects of the foot and ankle he has developed a passion for the functional restoration of the foot and ankle. He is currently board qualified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgeons in both Foot surgery and in Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle surgery. “I understand how important it is to lead an active lifestyle and I am dedicated to helping my patients return to their highest functional level.”