Dr. Nate Ridge received his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Brigham Young University. He completed his internship and post-doctoral residency in Clinical Child Psychology at Texas Children’s Hospital. After finishing his psychology training, he went on to receive his physician assistant degree from Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Ridge’s unique combination of degrees allows him to provide both psychological and medical services at Wasatch Pediatrics.
Dr. Ridge joined our care team in 2011 and currently works at our Cottonwood and Southpoint locations. He specializes in assessing for and treating children, ages 2 – 18, suffering from anxiety and mood disorders, ADHD, and other emotional and behavioral disorders. Dr. Ridge utilizes medication, cognitive behavior strategies, and parent training to help children and adolescents with these difficulties.
Dr. Ridge is married and has 4 children – three sons and one daughter. He enjoys spending time with his family, playing basketball, swimming, and enjoying Utah’s outdoors.
Undergraduate: Brigham Young University
Graduate: Brigham Young University, Baylor College of Medicine
Internship/Post-Doctoral Residency: Texas Children’s Hospital