Ryan Gotcher, MD, has joined Mercy Clinic Primary Care – Edmond Memorial as a family medicine doctor. Born in Edmond, Dr. Gotcher says it is a privilege to serve the community that raised him.
“Growing up in such a supportive and tight-knit area really helped shape and develop the person and physician I am today,” Dr. Gotcher said. “As a family medicine doctor, I value providing care not just for the individual, but for the whole family. It allows me to better connect with my patients and with those in the community.”
Dr. Gotcher graduated from Edmond Memorial High School before receiving an undergraduate degree in biology with a minor in Spanish from Oklahoma State University in Stillwater. He received his medical degree from the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine.
“I am passionate about medicine because it really gives me the ability to help improve the quality of people’s lives,” Dr. Gotcher said. “By teaching my patients to guard and improve their health, I am able to help them enjoy a more satisfying and robust life. When patients leave my office, I really want them to know they have a partner in protecting their health. I am committed to being one of their biggest supporters.”
In his free time, Dr. Gotcher enjoys spending time with his wife and their two dogs. He also enjoys playing disc golf and biking, and is proficient in Spanish. Dr. Gotcher is accepting patients of all ages, from infancy to adulthood, at Mercy Clinic Primary Care – Edmond Memorial located at 1919 East Memorial Road. For more information, or to schedule an appointment, call 405-341-7009.