Meet Dr. Ryan


Dr. Ryan Shank has been practicing in the North Dayton/Englewood area for over 9 years. While there are many techniques that are currently practiced, Dr. Shank uses a full spine diversified technique for most patients. This includes hands-on palpation and manipulation, if indicated, of the spine, as well as of the extremities (feet, knees, hips, shoulders, elbows, and wrists). A handheld instrument (an Activator) isDr Ryan Shank utilized in some cases, such as for newborns and infants, geriatric patients with osteoporosis, TMJ, carotid artery blockage, and other ailments that are conta-indicated to the hands-on manipulation.

Bureau of Workers' Compensation Certified and a provider for Medicare/Medicaid and most private insurance companies, Dr. Shank also accepts personal injury and auto accident cases.

Dr. Shank attended Life University, Marietta Georgia and the University of Toledo for his undergraduate work. He graduated from Life University's Chiropractic College in 2000. Postdoctoral Training includes: Permanent Soft Tissue Injuries (Texas Chiropractic College, 2004); The Gonstead System (Palmer College of Chiropractic, 2004); Whiplash (New York Chiropractic College, 2002) and Spinal Rehabilitation (Cleveland College of Chiropractic, 2001). Dr. Shank is Licensed and Board Certified by the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, and the Ohio State Board of Examiners. He is affiliated with the Miami Valley Chiropractic Society.

 For his undergraduate work, Dr. Shank attended Life University, Marietta Georgia and the University of Toledo. He graduated from Life University's Chiropractic College in 2000. Postdoctoral Training includes: Permanent Soft Tissue Injuries (Texas Chiropractic College, 2004); The Gonstead System (Palmer College of Chiropractic, 2004); Whiplash (New York Chiropractic College, 2002) and Spinal Rehabilitation (Cleveland College of Chiropractic, 2001). Dr. Shank is Licensed and Board Certified by the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, and the Ohio State Board of Examiners. He is affiliated with the Miami Valley Chiropractic Society.

Dr. Shank currently lives in Lewisburg, OH with his wife, Jennifer, their 2 children, 3 dogs, 3 ducks and 1 cat. Outside the office, Dr. Shank enjoys spending time with his family, playing golf, and working in the yard.

Visit Jennifer Shank's photography website at www.lemongiggles.zenfolio.com.