Dr. Ryan Strain

Dr. Ryan Strain joined The Bariatric Center of Kansas City surgical team in September 2016.  He would like all to know that he is “passionate about weight loss surgery and the impact it has on patients and their families” and feels honored to be able to work with our team, as he considers bariatric weight loss surgery his true calling.

Born and raised in the Kansas City area, he attended Medical School at the University of Missouri’s Kansas City School of Medicine, receiving his MD Degree in 2009.  Dr. Strain completed his Surgical Internship and Residency programs at the University of Kansas Medical Center, followed by completion of a Bariatric Surgery Fellowship program at The University of Missouri in 2015.  While in the Fellowship Program, he also practiced as an attending general surgeon and enjoyed teaching residents in the resident program. After completion of his fellowship work, Dr. Strain practiced as a General Surgeon at Liberty Hospital until joining our surgical team.

Dr. Strain looks forward to providing bariatric surgery services for our patients and playing an integral role in their bariatric journey by providing comprehensive and quality aftercare services to ensure their bariatric weight loss success.