Laura Ryan

Laura Ryan, MD

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Appointments: (614) 293-2076

About me


  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • Named to the Castle Connolly list of America’s “Top Doctors” for 2017
  • Best Doctor in America 2017

Specialties and conditions I treat

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Thyroid Diseases
  • Bone Diseases, Metabolic
  • Endocrinology
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pituitary Diseases
  • Osteomalacia
  • Parathyroid Diseases
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Goiter
  • Parathyroid Cancers
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Rickets
  • Euthyroid Sick Syndromes
  • Hyperthyroxinemia
  • Thyroiditis
  • Pseudohypoparathyroidism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hypocalcemia
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
  • Bone Diseases, Endocrine
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism

Locations where I practice

Please note: Not all physicians schedule patients at each listed location. Please call the “Schedule an appointment” number shown above for scheduling assistance.

Education and training

Medical Degree

Ohio State University College of Medicine


Internal Medicine
Medical College of Virginia Hospitals
7/1/1999 - 6/30/2001

More about my work

My background


Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
7/1/2001 - 6/30/2003

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism)

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division

Endocrinology and Metabolism


246 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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  • Overall
    4.9 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly 4.9
  • Listens Carefully 4.9
  • Gives Understandable Instructions 4.9
  • Knows My Medical History 4.8
  • Shows Respect 4.9
  • Time Spent Together 4.9

20 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jan 06, 2018

Dr Ryan is always thorough and explains recommendations very well

Reviewed on Dec 22, 2017

Dr. Ryan has an amazing demeanor and is an excellent doctor.

Reviewed on Dec 21, 2017

Dr Ryan is the best. Extremely knowledgeable and really cares.

Reviewed on Dec 18, 2017

Dr Ryan is a personable, knowledgeable, patient physician who truly cares for her patients. She is thoughtful and patient. Dr Ryan is dedicated to improving my health and well being.

Reviewed on Dec 01, 2017

Dr. was friendly and listened intently to concerns and questions I had. She responded in a professional manner that I could understand. Also has responded quickly through My Chart to update me on test results and plan of care.

Reviewed on Nov 26, 2017

Dr. Ryan continues to be a good listener, is thorough, and explains her recommendations thoroughly.

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2017

I adore Dr. Ryan. She's straight to the point yet sensitive. I appreciate she that she doesn't "dance around" touchy subjects.

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2017

Dr. Ryan always is very professional. SHe is never in a rush and gives me the time I need to ask questions.

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2017

I wish all doctors were at least half as interested/caring as Dr. Laura Ryan. She understands that many functions are affected by my thyroid and always asks questions about my whole person. The best part is that she is very kind and very caring.

Reviewed on Nov 08, 2017

Excellent - Dr. Ryan is very attentive, listens well, and provides descriptive explanations and recommendations.

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Consulting and Related Relationships

At The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, we support a faculty member’s research and consulting in collaboration with medical device, research and/or drug companies because a faculty member’s expertise can guide important advancements in the practice of medicine and improve patient care. In order to provide effective management of these relationships, the University requires annual disclosures from all faculty members with external interests related to their University responsibilities.

As of 03/28/2017, Dr. Ryan has reported financial relationships with the medical device, research and/or drug companies listed below. If you have questions about the relationships listed below, please ask the faculty member. If you have questions about how these relationships are monitored by The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, please contact our Compliance Office at 614-293-7802.

  • Amgen, Inc.