After surgery to repair a C7 Burst Fracture, Ryan is back to snowboarding
Ryan was a high school senior looking forward to college and a future career as an environmental scientist when on January 20, 2020, he experienced a severe spinal cord injury. He was flown by helicopter to Renown Regional Medical Center. Dr. Shane Abdunnur, a fellowship-trained neurological surgeon at Spine Nevada, performed spine surgery to repair the damaged area and stabilize and relieve pressure from his spine. "Dr. Abdunnur was excellent; it all went exactly as it was supposed to, and the care has been phenomenal," said Yolanda, Ryan's mom.Read about Ryan's successful recovery from a severe spine injury.