Ryan R. Stratford, Urogynecologist, MD, MBA

Research and Experience

Education

Female Pelvic Medicine and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship
Scott & White Memorial Hospital
Texas A&M Health Science Center
Temple, Texas
July 2004 – June 2005

Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency
Department of Reproductive Medicine
The University of California, San Diego
San Diego, California
July 2000 – June 2004

Medical School
Doctor of Medicine
Pritzker School of Medicine
The University of Chicago
June 2000

Business School
Masters of Business Administration (University Honors and Magna Cum Laude)
Booth School of Business
The University of Chicago
June 2000

Graduate School
Certificate
Graduate Program in Health Administration and Policy
The University of Chicago
June 2000

Undergraduate
Bachelor of Science (University Honors and Magna Cum Laude)
Business Management / Finance,Chemistry and Business Composition
Marriott School of Management
Brigham Young University
April 1995

Licensure and Board Certification

  • Board Certified in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, 2013
  • Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2008
  • Arizona License, 2005 – current

Honors and Awards

  • Association of Professors in Gynecology and Obstetrics Excellence in Medical Student Teaching Award
  • American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology National Faculty Award
  • America’s Top Urogynecologists, Consumer Research Council, Washington DC
  • Best Oral Poster Presentation, International Urogynecological Association, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Physician’s Recognition Award, American Medical Association, San Diego, CA
  • Honors, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago, IL
  • Magna Cum Laude, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago, IL
  • Outstanding Young American Award, Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, IL
  • Stephen Weiner MBA Full Tuition Scholarship, University of Chicago, IL
  • Howard Hughes Summer Research Award, University of Utah School of Medicine, UT
  • Honors, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT
  • Magna Cum Laude, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT
  • Valedictorian, Ogden High School, UT
  • General Sterling Scholar, State of Utah

Professional Affiliations

  • Arizona Medical Association
  • Maricopa County Medical Society
  • American Urogynecologic Society
  • International Urogynecological Association
  • Society of Gynecologic Surgeons
  • American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Appointments

Local

Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix

Maricopa County Medical Society
Past President 2016
President Elect, 2014
Board of Directors, 2013-2015

Arizona Medical Association
MCMS Representative 2016

University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix Ob/Gyn Residency Program
Women’s Academic Advisory Council, 2014-2015
Director, Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, 2014-2015

National

American Urogynecologic Society
Mentor for Leadership Training, 2016

Treasurer, 2012-2015
Executive Committee, 2012-2015
Board of Directors, 2012-2015
Chairman of Finance Committee, 2012-2015
Finance Committee, 2011-2012
Audit Committee, 2010-2011
Development Committee, 2009-2010
Public Relations Committee, 2006-2009

Pelvic Floor Disorders Research Foundation
Board of Directors, 2009-2015

Pelvic Floor Disorders Registry
Steering Committee, 2012-2015

Journal of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
Reviewer, 2013-2016

International

International Urogynecological Association
Public Relations Committee, 2013-2016
Fellows Committee, 2004-2006

Research

Alternative Bladder Media for Visualizing Ureteral Patency.
S Henderson, RR Stratford.
American Urogynecologic Society Annual Scientific Meeting
Seattle, Washington
October 2015

Surgical Outcomes in Patients with Recurrent Prolapse after Transvaginal Mesh Excision.
DE Stone, R Gerkin, RR Stratford.
International Urogynecological Association Annual Scientific
Dublin, Ireland
May 2013

A Comparison of Levator Ani Muscle Volumes in Nulliparous and Multiparous Women Using 3-Dimensional Magnetic Resonance Imaging.
RR Stratford, BL Shull, LM Pierce, TJ Kuehl.
Central Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Scottsdale, Arizona
October 2005

Apoptosis and Differential mRNA Expression in Vaginal Connective Tissue of Women with Pelvic Relaxation.
RR Stratford, TJ Kuehl, BL Shull, LM Pierce.
Central Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Scottsdale, Arizona
October 2005

Histology and Differential mRNA Expression in Vaginal Connective Tissue of Women with Pelvic Relaxation.
RR Stratford, SS Baumann, RC Jamroz, TJ Kuehl, BL Shull, LM Pierce.
American Urogynecologic Society Annual Scientific Meeting
Atlanta, Georgia
September 2005

Suburethal Sling Materials: Best Outcome with Autologous Tissues.
AJ Simsiman, RR Stratford, CR Powell, SA Menefee.
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2005 Dec;193(6):2112-6