Brief Bio
About Dr. Aaron

Ryan Aaron, MD, is a board-certified physiatrist providing customized care at the Huntsville, Alabama, office of SportsMED Orthopedic Surgery & Spine Center. Dr. Aaron specializes in the diagnosis and nonsurgical treatment of spinal and musculoskeletal conditions. He also has extensive training in diagnosing neuromuscular disorders.

Dr. Aaron earned his undergraduate and medical degree at the University of Alabama School of Medicine in Birmingham before completing his residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation. Dr. Aaron went on to finish his fellowship in interventional spine medicine at The Orthopedic Clinic Association in Phoenix, Arizona.

Dr. Aaron uses the latest techniques in epidural steroid injections and facet joint injections for chronic pain in the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine. He also performs medial branch blocks, sacroiliac joint injections, and radiofrequency ablations in the spine to treat pain from traumatic injury or degenerative disease. Dr. Aaron uses advanced diagnostic technologies in-office, including nerve conduction studies to confirm nerve damage and electromyography (EMG) to pinpoint the cause of muscle and nerve dysfunction.

Dr. Aaron is certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

University of Alabama School of Medicine; Birmingham, AL

University of Alabama School of Medicine; Birmingham, AL

Interventional Spine – The Orthopedic Clinic Association; Phoenix, AZ

American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine

American Society of Intervention Pain Physicians

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Nerve Conduction Studies

Spinal Injections

Non-surgical Spine Treatment

Huntsville, Madison

Amber Mitchell, CRNP
Lauren Rice, CRNP
Candance Swaim, MA
Brianna Speegle, CCMA

Amber graduated from the University of North Alabama with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing in May 2013. She then went to work for three years at the University of Alabama at Birmingham Hospital where she specialized in Geriatrics, Endovascular Surgery and Medical-Surgical Nursing. While she attended the University of Alabama at Huntsville to obtain her Master of Science in Nursing, she worked as an Emergency Room nurse at Decatur Morgan Hospital for 2 years. She has been a team member of SportsMED and has worked alongside Dr. Aaron for 3 years and counting! She also enjoys working and teaching clinical for nursing students at Wallace State. She has been married for 8 years to her husband, Tyler, and they have two daughters, Paisley and Alaina.