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Ryan Patrick Wilson, PA-C, MSPAS, MPH

Ryan Patrick Wilson, PA-C, MSPAS, MPH

Physician Assistant Senior
UCSF Medical Center
Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery Program Coordinator
Division of General Surgery, Bariatric Surgery Program
UCSF Department of Surgery

Contact Information

(415) 353-2625 Phone
(415) 353-2505 Fax
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  • Touro University California, Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies, 2013
  • Touro University California, Master of Public Health, 2013
  • University of California, Santa Cruz B.S. General Biology, 2007
  • Sierra College, Rocklin, CA A.A. Liberal Arts, 2005
  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
  • UCSF Medical Center
  • Alzheimer’s Disease Research Journal Club 2005 - 2007
  • Bariatric Research Journal Club 2014 - Present

Ryan P. Wilson joined UCSF Medical Center's Department of Surgery as the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Program Coordinator in 2014. He participates in advanced minimally invasive (Laparoscopic) cases, robotic operations utilizing UCSF's da Vinci Xi Surgical System, endoscopic procedures and open bariatric surgeries alongside Drs. Stanley Rogers, Jonathan Carter, Andrew Posselt, and Mathew Lin. Additionally, he assists in a variety of general surgery MIS and robotic cases as needed (e.g. Paraesophageal hernia repairs, Nissen fundoplication, esophagectomy, simple and complex ventral and inguinal hernia repairs, appendectomies, and cholecystectomies etc.).

Wilson graduated from Touro University with a duel Master's degree in physician assistant studies (MSPAS) and public health (MPH). He completed his clinical training at several hospitals and private practices with diverse patient populations throughout California and Nevada including a highly sought after rotation at Kaiser Fremont's laparoscopic Bariatric Specialty Center. Prior to joining UCSF he practiced emergency medicine at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, CPMC St. Luke's Hospital, Sutter Santa Rosa Medical Center, and Sutter Lakeside. He also brings with him skills in wound care and occupational health from his time at Kentfield Specialty and Rehabilitation Hospital. Wilson is board certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. As well, he is an active member of the following professional organizations: California Academy of Physician Assistants, American Academy of Physician Assistants and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.