Nicholas Ryser is a board member - certified PA after graduating from Idaho State University. His educational background includes a bachelor's degree in medicine from Brigham Young University and a doctorate from the University of Idaho College of Medicine. He graduated from BYU-Idaho Medical School and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
He then completed a residency program, followed by a fellowship in gastroenterology and hepatology at Vanderbilt University. He remained on the faculty as an associate professor of medicine at the University of Idaho Medical School for four years before moving to Charlottesville to study gastrophysics and hepatitis B at the University of Virginia, and then to Washington, D.C., to live and receive a scholarship.
Dr. Brimhall completed an additional year of advanced endoscopy at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, which included endoscopic ultrasound and a fellowship in gastroenterology and hepatology at Vanderbilt University Medical School. He earned his Ph.D. from the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Florida, his B.A. in Gastrointestinal and Hepatology from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in Washington, D.C., and his C.E.O. from Johns Hopkins University Hospital.
He spent two years as a physician in Fairbanks, Alaska and Utah before returning to America in 1992 to complete a scholarship in gastroenterology and hepatology. Nicholas will finish his 2018 teaching year at the University of Utah Medical School before joining the DHC in 2020.
He then received a fellowship in gastroenterology and hepatology at the University of Utah Medical School in Salt Lake City and a residency in the Department of Internal Medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Utah.
He then received a Gastroenterology and Hepatology Fellowship at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan, MI. Dr. Hammerle received his endoscopic stay at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Salt Lake City, where he was engaged in clinical research. He then completed a gastroenterology fellowship at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, N.C., where she earned her B.S. in Obstetrics and Gynecology and her M.D. in Internal Medicine.
She then completed her medical studies at Saint Louis University and completed an internship in internal medicine and a fellowship at the University of Colorado. She completed a gastroenterology fellowship at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester and continued her training as an internist. He completed his Internal Medicine residencies with the U.S. Department of Health and Minnesota State University Medical Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, where he was an assistant professor of internal and reproductive medicine and an associate professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and a board member of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG). She received a Gastroenterology and Hepatology Fellowship and a Clinical Research Fellowship at the Mayo Clinics of Rochester, and she completed her Gastroenterology Fellowship at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque.
In the past Nicholas worked for 2 years as an endoscopy technician at Intermountain Medical Center in Murray, Utah (he is fluent in Spanish). Since moving to Boise in 2013, he has been working in private practice. He joined the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, New York, as a gastroenterologist, and then the University of Idaho Medical School in Boise.
After completing his gastroenterology and hepatology fellowship at the University of Texas in San Antonio, he worked in Quechua, Peru, at the Diopsi - Suyana Hospital. He then moved back to Los Angeles to finish his residency at UCLA Medical Center in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. After returning to Boise, he spent eight years at a family practice for women's health before joining Idaho Gastroenterologists Associates in the summer of 2013.
After a year as a hospital doctor at Torrance Memorial Medical Center, he returned to the University of Connecticut, where he attended medical school and earned a bachelor's degree in internal medicine from the School of Medicine, followed by a stint in internal medicine at Yale University. He moved to Seattle to complete his gastroenterology fellowship at the University of Washington, where he served as Chief Fellow. After his residency at the University Hospital of Seattle and the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Washington University Medical School, he received a fellowship in internal medicine and gastronomy at the University of Seattle in Washington. In 2009, he moved back to San Francisco, where he received a fellowship in the Department of Internal Medicine and Hepatology at the American College of Gastrologists, and then worked for two years as an emergency physician at Kaiser Permanente Bay Area Hospital in San Jose.
After completing his gastroenterology and hepatology fellowships at the University of Wisconsin, he joined the Idaho Gastroenterologists Associates in 2014. He worked as an emergency physician at Kaiser Permanente San Francisco Bay Area Hospital in San Jose for two years before moving to gastroentrologists in the Department of Internal Medicine and Hepatology at Boise State University Medical Center in Idaho in 2015.