Ryan Hagens, MD, is a board-certified Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) physician. He completed his ACGME-accredited fellowship in Pain Medicine at UCLA/West Los Angeles Veterans Affairs Medical Center.
Prior to his fellowship, Dr. Hagens completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Colorado, where he received the Senior Resident Impact Award and was inducted into the Gold Humanism Honor Society. He earned his medical degree from Rush University in Chicago, Illinois. He graduated from the University of California, Davis with a B.S. in Exercise Biology where he also played for the UC Davis Mens’ Water Polo Team.
Dr. Hagens prides himself in treating each of his patients with the same thoughtfulness and dedication as he would with treating one of his own family members. He strives to treat the whole individual and aims to provide comprehensive care. He utilizes a variety of treatments, including non-pharmaceutical modalities, physical therapy, medications, as well as ultrasound and fluoroscopically-guided interventional procedures.
As a Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation trained doctor, he aims to not just treat your pain, but also to restore function and optimize your quality of life.
In his time off, Dr. Hagens spends time with his wife, Kate, and their Bernese Mountain Dog, Bliss. He is an outdoorsman and can often be found in the mountains camping, skiing, hiking and sailing around Lake Tahoe with friends and family.