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Ryan Gaines, MD, Otolaryngology (ENT), Highlands Ranch, CO, University of Colorado Hospital


Otolaryngology (ENT) Highlands Ranch, CO

Head & Neck Microvascular Surgery, Head & Neck Oncologic Surgery, Head & Neck Plastic Surgery

Assistant Professor

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  • My clinical interests include complex skin cancer of the head, face and neck; tumors of the parotid and thyroid; and advanced microvascular head and neck reconstruction. I strive to provide compassionate care for patients with disorders of the head and neck. I offer a wider range of treatment options that include minimally invasive surgical treatments for appropriate patients.

Education & Training

  • Washington University/B-JH/SLCH Consortium
    Washington University/B-JH/SLCH ConsortiumFellowship, Head & Neck Surgical Oncology/Microvascular Reconstruction, 2010 - 2011
  • University of Kansas School of Medicine
    University of Kansas School of MedicineResidency, Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, 2005 - 2010
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
    University of Missouri-Kansas City School of MedicineInternship, Transitional Year, 2005 - 2006
  • Loma Linda University School of Medicine
    Loma Linda University School of MedicineClass of 2005
  • Mid America Nazarene University
    Mid America Nazarene UniversityBachelors, Business Administration and Biology, Summa Cum Laude, 1995 - 1999

Certifications & Licensure

  • CO State Medical License
    CO State Medical License 2011 - 2025
  • MO State Medical License
    MO State Medical License 2010 - 2012
  • American Board of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Otolaryngology

Hospital Affiliations