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Ryan O’Kelly earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences from the University of Rhode Island in 2017, and a Master of Science degree in Physician Assistant Studies from Johnson & Wales University in 2019. He developed a passion for orthopedic spine care during an orthopedic spine rotation for his graduate program. He became fascinated by the anatomy of the spine, and the intricate and meticulous nature of the spine procedures that help patients get back to their best.

When he’s not at work, Mr. O’Kelly enjoys spending time with family and friends. He also stays active through outdoor and water activities like skiing, surfing, fishing, and wakeboarding.


Undergraduate: University of Rhode Island, Bachelor of Science, Biological Sciences, 2017
Graduate: Johnson & Wales University, Master of Science, Physician Assistant Studies, 2019

Professional Associations:

NCCPA Certified Physician Assistant
American Academy of Physician Assistants

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