Ryan Madanick, MD


Ryan D. Madanick, M.D. is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at UNC School of Medicine in Chapel Hill, North Carolina and works in the Center for Esophageal Diseases and Swallowing.

Dr. Madanick attended the University of Miami in the Honors Program in Medicine, where he earned both his undergraduate and medical degrees. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where he was awarded Intern of the Year and Outstanding Teaching Resident. He returned to Miami for his subspecialty fellowship in gastroenterology at Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami Medical Center. After completing his fellowship, he stayed on the faculty at the University of Miami until he moved to UNC in November 2006. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. His clinical and research interests include refractory gastroesophageal reflux disease, extraesophageal reflux disease, eosinophilic esophagitis and esophageal motility disorders. He is currently the director of the UNC Gastroenterology & Hepatology Fellowship Program.

Research Interests

Esophageal and swallowing disorders, reflux disease, GERD.