Dr Ryan Freeland Grand Rapids Dermatologist

Dr. Ryan Freeland, FAAD
General Dermatologist

Dr. Ryan Freeland is a board-certified dermatologist through the American Board of Dermatology. He is a native of Portage, Michigan and a 16-year veteran of the United States Air Force.

He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from Wheaton College in Wheaton, Illinois where he majored in biology as well as Biblical and theological studies. He earned his medical degree from Loyola University Chicago’s Stritch School of Medicine.

After completing a one-year internship with the Grand Rapids Medical Education and Research Center, he was activated into military service where he spent 12 years on active duty with the U.S. Air Force. He served for six years as a flight surgeon before completing his residency training while on active duty in San Antonio at Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center and Brooke Army Medical Center. His duty stations included bases in Florida, Germany, Texas, and Washington, DC.

Most recently, he served on teaching faculty at the dermatology residency program at Walter Reed Medical Center and carried an academic appointment at the military medical school in Bethesda, Maryland.

Dr. Freeland has deployed 10 times in the service of our great country. He spent several tours in the Middle East including multiple deployments to Afghanistan and Iraq.

Dr. Freeland’s clinical interests include medical and surgical as well as pediatric dermatology.

In his personal time, he enjoys running, traveling, SCUBA diving, and watching college football.

He considers it a privilege to care for you and your family. Thank you for entrusting your dermatologic care to Wolverine Dermatology.