Physician Assistant | Staff at Advanced Dermatology

Ryan Crowder, PA-C


Ryan Crowder received his Bachelor of Science degree in biology with a minor in chemistry from Purdue University and graduated from the Physician Assistant Program at Harding University with a 4.0 cumulative grade point average. While attending Purdue University, Ryan worked for IV Diagnostics, a biotechnology company, as a researcher assisting in the development of novel methods to diagnose cancer and monitor patient response to medical therapies.

Ryan and his wife currently live in Fayetteville. They enjoy cycling, hiking, canoeing/kayaking, fishing, and cooking.

Ryan has achieved Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (SDPA) Diplomat status by completing the nationally recognized distance learning initiative provided by The University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. This is the highest honor available as a dermatology Physician Assistant. In addition to his practice experience, Ryan is also a member of several professional organizations, including:

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)
  • Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (SDPA)
  • Arkansas Academy of Physician Assistants (ARAPA)