Ryan B. Eads, M.D.
Specializes in minimally invasive sports medicine surgeries including shoulder, hip, and knee arthroscopy, as well as shoulder and knee reconstruction, cartilage transplant, and joint preservation.
Dr. Eads specializes in the latest techniques in minimally invasive sports medicine surgery including rotator cuff repairs, labral repairs, SLAP repairs, ACL reconstruction, meniscal surgery, and Tommy John elbow repairs. Joint preservation, knee cartilage transplant, and shoulder replacements are part of his expertise as well. Dr. Eads is also one of only a few surgeons in the region who performs hip arthroscopy for labral tears, hip impingement, and “cam lesions”.
Dr. Eads received a bachelor’s of science in Biology from the University of Kentucky where he graduated as Summa Cum Laude “with honors”. He graduated medical school at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine with “High Distinction” where he received an academic scholarship. After medical school he completed an Orthopaedic Surgery Residency at the prestigious Campbell Clinic in Memphis, TN where he received the Program Director’s Award 3 years in a row, followed by a Sports Medicine Fellowship at the world-renowned University of Pittsburgh Medical Center under Dr. Freddie Fu.