Dr. Ryan Lingor is a board-certified sports medicine physician at Hospital of Special Surgery. He is Medical Director for HSS Same Day Sports (opening Q2 2018), and Team Physician for the New York Rangers. Having professional passions in weight management and comprehensive sports medicine, he utilizes his background in nutrition, athletic training, and strength and exercise training to provide a comprehensive, personalized approach to help his patients achieve their health and performance goals. Upon graduating from St. John's , Dr. Lingor obtained certifications as a Registered Dietitian, Certified Athletic Trainer, and Strength and Conditioning Specialist. He completed internships with the New England Patriots and Miami Dolphins and was named Head Athletic Trainer of NFL-Europe's Hamburg Sea Devils. He then graduated from medical school at Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine and completed his residency at Illinois Masonic in Chicago and his sports medicine fellowship at the University of Notre Dame. Outside of medicine, he enjoys traveling, cooking, and being active outdoors, having competed in several marathons and three Ironman Triathlons, including the Hawaii Ironman World Championships.