Dr. Ryan received his Doctor of Osteopathy at the College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific in Pomona, Ca. in 1988. He has practiced Family Practice care since 1989, and has been in Washington since 1999. He has been a member of the American Osteopathic Association since 1984 and the American College of Family Practitioners since 1989. Dr. Ryan has been recognized as providing quality healthcare by Premera Blue Cross and United Healthcare. He specializes in lipidology (care for diabetic and pre-diabetic patients) and mental health. He sees patients of all ages and offers the following services in addition to those listed on the Services Page:
Carol received her Masters in Nursing at Washington State University Tri-Cities in 2005. She practiced for 3 1/2 years as a nurse practitioner in Dermatology before joining Quail Ridge Family Practice in 2011. She also worked for 20 years as an RN at Lourdes Medical Center. Carol is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and the Columbia River Nurse Practitioner Association. She also volunteers at the Grace Clinic.
Rena has worked for Quail Ridge Family Practice since 2006. She received her Medical Assistant training in office, including many years of phlebotomy. She works primarily with Dr. Ryan's patients, but also performs IMT scans. She also assists with any billing issues pertaining to labs, lab questions, prior authorizations for medication, and sends out reminders when patients are due for repeat labs, radiology, etc. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her two children and riding her horses.
Sierra has been with us since 2015. She is Carol Williams' medical assistant and also handles triage, injections, medication refill requests and questions, and lab and radiology results.
Hope has been with us since 2015. She handles referrals and radiology prior authorizations. She also handles triage and assists with recalls.
Rebecca is our billing specialist. She has worked here since 2006. She coordinates patient care with their insurance companies and helps patients set up payment plans if needed. She has worked in the medical field for 13 years. She received her Bachelor's degree in Accounting and Information Systems from WSU in 2009. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her husband and their dogs.
Jeff had been with us part time and is now here full time. Some of his duties include being the assistant manager, ensuring that the office is running smoothly, and being custodian of medical records. He also helps with any building maintenance issues that arise.
Lexie enters insurance information. If you have updated insurance information and did not bring in a copy of your card at your last appointment, please call her to update your insurance information.