Captain Ryan Attar is a veteran of the US Army. After serving overseas Dr. Attar developed Type 1 diabetes and was medically discharged from the Army after nearly 6 years of service. After the military, Dr. Attar was frustrated with the way diabetes is managed by the medical establishment. Dr. Attar decided to embark on a new career to help those with diabetes and other health issues. He graduated in 2017 from the University of Bridgeport with a Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine and a Masters in Human Nutrition. He currently is practicing and seeing patients in Fairfield, CT.
Dr. Attar has been an advocate for those with diabetes, and featured in numerous podcasts, written multiple articles, and featured in the 2021 documentary, “Diabetes Solution”.
Dr. Attar is living and thriving despite his diagnosis of a chronic ailment and believes that you can live and thrive despite your diagnosis as well.