Dr. Angela Ryan is a Board Certified Physiatrist specializing in pain management and musculoskeletal medicine. She graduated from the University of Connecticut School of Medicine and completed her training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital – Harvard Medical School in 2000. Dr. Ryan had a successful private practice in New York and New Jersey for 11 years before deciding to return to her home state of Connecticut in 2015 to join Rehabilitation Consultants and Norwalk Hospital.
Dr. Ryan has an interest in the relationship between physical and emotional health and tries to apply concepts of Lifestyle Medicine to help her patients better manage their chronic conditions. She utilizes a holistic approach, with an emphasis on exercise in order to maximize quality of life for her patients with a wide range of musculoskeletal and neurological injuries. Her special interests include back, neck and pelvic pain, arthritic conditions, gait and balance disorders, and geriatric rehabilitation. Additionally, she is proficient in electrodiagnostic testing (EMG) for neurological injuries, botox injections for spasticity and migraines, and trigger point and peripheral joint injections for musculoskeletal injuries.