Ryan N. Miller was born and raised in Cache Valley, Utah. He grew up working hard alongside his father at their family’s machine shop. He was taught an extremely hard work ethic by his parents who valued work, education and perseverance. It was this work ethic and encouragement that motivated him along his path of medical education and training.
Dr. Miller served the people of Argentina on a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and is fluent in Spanish. He earned a Bachelor’s degree in Liberal Arts and Sciences and a Masters degree in Business Administration from Utah State University. He graduated from A.T. Still University Medical School, where he earned his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his Orthopedic Residency at St. Joseph Health Center in Youngstown Ohio, serving as Chief Resident his final year. Dr. Miller subsequently received his Hand and Microsurgery Fellowship training at the world-renowned Christine M. Kleinert Institute in Louisville, Kentucky. He thrived in these learning environments and truly found his passion working and learning in the orthopedic field. He has exceptional people skills and genuinely enjoys connecting with others. He looks forward to working with the staff and patients of the Idaho Hand Institute.
Dr. Miller works extremely hard but also believes in the importance of balance. He is happiest when enjoying the outdoors and spending time with his wife Christine and their 4 children. He enjoys hunting, fishing, surfing and snowboarding.