Ryan Lingo, PGY6


University of Tennessee Health Sciences

  • Resident Physician, Neurosurgery

Mercer University School of Medicine

  • Doctor of Medicine

University of Georgia

  • Bachelor of Science in Biology


Awards & Honors

  • Arnold P. Gold Foundation: Gold Humanism Honor Society
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
  • Alpha Epsilon Delta Pre-Medical Honor Society
  • University of Georgia Dean’s List, Fall 2002, Fall 2003 & Spring 2006


Professional Experience

  • Arkansas Neuroscience Institute Skull Base Approaches and Techniques Course
  • Medtronic Prestige Cervical Disc Certification
  • Ozarks Neurosurgery Education (ONE) Clinic
  • NASBS Skull Base Course for Senior Neurosurgical Residents and Head and Neck Fellows
  • Baptist Healthcare Neurosciences MRI-Guided Neurosurgery Course
  • AANS/NREF Endovascular and Vascular Techniques for Residents Course
  • SNS Junior Resident Boot Camp
  • AIRP Categorical Course: Neuroradiology
  • SNS PGY-1 Boot Camp


Professional Memberships

  • Southern Neurosurgical Society
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons


Publications & Presentations

Tubbs, R. S., Lingo, P. R., Mortazavi, M. M., & Cohen-Gadol, A. A. (2013).

Hypoplastic occipital condyle and third occipital condyle: review of their dysembryology. Clin Anat, 26(8), 928-932.

Wait, S. D., Lingo, R., Boop, F. A., & Einhaus, S. L. (2012). Eight-second MRI scan for evaluation of shunted hydrocephalus. Child’s Nerv Syst, 28(8), 1237-1241.

Lingo, P. R., Zhao, Z., & Shen, P. (2007). Co-regulation of cold-resistant food acquisition by insulin- and neuropeptide Y-like systems in Drosophila melanogaster. Neuroscience, 148(2), 371-374.

Lingo, P. R., Klimo, P., & Choudhri, A. Principles of pediatric neurosurgery.

A. Gajjar, G. H. Reaman, J. M. Racadio, & F. Smith (Eds), Brain tumors in children. Springer. Manuscript accepted

Klimo, P., Lingo, P. R., et al. Congress of Neurological Surgeons systematic review and evidence-based guidelines on the management of patients with positional plagiocephaly: the role of repositioning. Manuscript accepted with revisions

Lingo, P. R., Ningaraj, N. A splice variant of KCNMA1 promotes high-grade glioma pathogenesis. Mercer University School of Medicine Summer Scholars Symposium. Savannah, GA.

Lingo, P. R., Shen, P. A conserved neural signaling pathway regulates hunger-induced stress tolerance in Drosophila melanogaster. University of Georgia Center for Undergraduate Research Symposium. Athens, GA. April 10, 2006.