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Dr. Frank Ryan

Francis Harry “Frank” Ryan (May 21, 1960 – August 16, 2010) was an American plastic surgeon. He was known for performing multiple plastic surgery procedures on celebrities, including Heidi Montag, Gene Simmons, Shannon Tweed, Shauna Sand, Adrianne Curry, Janice Dickinson and many others. He was also the founder of the non-profit foundation, The Bony Pony Ranch. Ryan was born in Toledo, Ohio, the son of Mary Kate Ryan (née Manion), a registered nurse, and Frank Harry Ryan, a bookkeeper, who died when his son was three years old. Ryan attended St. Francis de Sales High School, graduating in 1978. From 1978 to 1982 he attended the University of Michigan. From 1982 to 1986 he attended Ohio State University's College of Medicine. He was board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. He went on to complete eight years of post-graduate surgical training at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, the University of Missouri and UCLA Medical Center. Ryan also participated in numerous fellowships, the first of which was a burn reconstruction fellowship at Shriners Hospital for Children. In 1986, Ryan moved to Los Angeles. In 1990, he completed a UCLA Division of Plastic Surgery Research

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Candlelight Vigil Planned for Dr. Frank Ryan

Candlelight Vigil Planned for Dr. Frank Ryan

TMZ has learned ... Dr. Frank Ryan's family, friends and staff are coming together to organize a candlelight vigil for the Hollywood surgeon tonight in Malibu.  The event will take place at… READ MORE >

Dr. Ryan's Cause of Death -- Blunt Force Trauma

Dr. Ryan's Cause of Death -- Blunt Force Trauma

Dr. Frank Ryan died of "blunt force head injuries" ... this according to the Ventura County Medical Examiner's Office ... which just completed an autopsy on the famous surgeon. As for toxicology… READ MORE >

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TMZ Live: Fishburne, Method Man, and Dr. Frank Ryan

TMZ Live: Fishburne, Method Man, and Dr. Frank Ryan

We took your questions today on everything -- including Dr. Frank Ryan's death, Montana Fishburne claiming Laurence wants nothing to do with her, and Method Man getting hit by a projectile at a… READ MORE >

- 1494 days ago
Dr. Frank Ryan -- Famous Plastic Surgeon Dies

Dr. Frank Ryan -- Famous Plastic Surgeon Dies

TMZ has learned ... Dr. Frank Ryan -- a prominent Beverly Hills plastic surgeon to the stars, famous for Heidi Montag's extreme makeover, is dead ... killed in a car crash.According to law… READ MORE >

- 1494 days ago
Dr. Frank Ryan -- Autopsy Underway

Dr. Frank Ryan -- Autopsy Underway

TMZ has learned the Ventura County Medical Examiner is currently conducting an autopsy on Dr. Frank Ryan ... to determine, among other things, if drugs or alcohol played a role in his death. As we… READ MORE >

- 1494 days ago
Dr. Ryan's Famous Friends -- Shock, Emotion

Dr. Ryan's Famous Friends -- Shock, Emotion

Dr. Frank Ryan's celebrity friends have already begun issuing statements on the tragedy -- from the people who went under his knife ... and the people who loved him.  READ MORE >

- 1494 days ago
Heidi Montag -- Dr. Frank Ryan was an 'Angel'

Heidi Montag -- Dr. Frank Ryan was an 'Angel'

Heidi Montag says she's "devastated" by the death of Dr. Frank Ryan -- the plastic surgeon behind her extreme makeover -- calling him, "the most amazing person I have ever known."Montag took to… READ MORE >

- 1494 days ago
Shauna's Body is a Temple ... of Plastic!

Shauna's Body
is a Temple ... of Plastic!

Most people try to hide when they're getting plastic surgery -- Shauna Sand is not most people.Instead of sneaking out the back, the Lucite Goddess left Dr. Frank Ryan's office in Bev Hills out… READ MORE >

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