Ryan Wubben, MD

  • Emergency Medicine
  • Med Flight


As a specialty-trained emergency medicine physician, Ryan Wubben, MD works with a dedicated team of health care professionals to care for and transport by helicopter critically ill and injured patients of all ages, using the most advanced technology available. The team of nurses, respiratory therapists, and skilled pilots cares for patients with a wide range of conditions requiring specialized care.  
Dr. Wubben is proud to be a physician with UW Health Med Flight — the only air medicine program in the upper Midwest to fly with a physician routinely on board. 

Dr. Wubben is dedicated to providing the highest quality care to each patient, no matter their life-threatening illness or injury. He attentively and compassionately listens to and treats each patient using the most advanced medical care available in a helicopter or ambulance.

In addition to being a med flight physician, Dr. Wubben is the medical director of the University of Wisconsin athletic events EMS system that serves Camp Randall Stadium and the Kohl Center. Dr. Wubben’s interests include prehospital and critical care transport, helicopter emergency medical services/aeromedical, global health and emergency medicine in the developing world.

Languages spoken
  • English
University affiliation

Education & credentials

Board certifications
  • Emergency Medicine
Medical School
  • University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health (formerly UW Medical School), Madison, WI
  • Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis, IN