Dr. Ricks is the owner and Medical Director of Ricks Advanced Dermatology & Skin Surgery and Radiance Medical Spa. He is the only fellowship-trained Mohs surgeon in Kansas outside of the Kansas City metro area. He is a native Topekan who returned to Kansas in July 2009 after 24 years of military service. He has been practicing Mohs Surgery, Dermatology and cosmetic procedures locally since then. Dr. Ricks has three children (Meaghan, Meredith, and Walker) and two step-children (Josie and Duke). He and his wife Stacy are very active in the local community. His favorite hobbies are exercising (running, swimming, boxing) reading (history, politics, and religion), gardening, spending time with family and absolutely anything K-State!