Dr. Ryan Nathaniel Harris D.O.
Aerospace Medicine Specialist | Aerospace Medicine2900 LAMB CIR CHRISTIANSBURG VA, 24073
Dr. Ryan Harris is an aerospace medicine specialist practicing in Roanoke, VA. Dr. Harris provides primary care services for professionals like pilots and crewmembers who work and travel in the air or space. As an aerospace medicine specialist, Dr. Harris discovers, manages and prevents health issues that result from traveling in extreme environments. These physicians are particularly trained in diseases that may arise from air travel, and work to keep airmen healthy and safe.
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