Dr. Francisco Ward, DO

Dr. Francisco Ward, DO

Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Francisco Ward, DO is a neuromusculoskeletal medicine specialist in Columbia, MD and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Chicago College Of Osteopathic Medicine / Midwestern University in 1992 and specializes in neuromusculoskeletal medicine, pain medicine, and more.

8860 Columbia 100 Pkwy Ste 216

Columbia, MD 21045

Contact Information

(410) 644-8500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
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Dr. Ward's Experience

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Dr. Ward's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
  • Board certified in Pain Medicine and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ward "At Seton Pain & Rehabilitation Center, our mission is to optimize the care and quality of life for patients with musculoskeletal pain or neurological impairments by providing high quality rehabilitation and multi-disciplinary holistic pain management services."

6  Specialties

  • Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
  • Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy
  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine
  • Rehabilitation

2  Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

78  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Back Pain
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13  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Chicago College Of Osteopathic Medicine / Midwestern University
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Good Samaritan Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ward has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ward's Reviews

2.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ward to family and friends
33 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (19)

Dr. Ward's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Dr Ward is an excellent doctor. He needs to find better staff. You can NEVER get them to answer the phone to make an appointment.
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Dr. Ward will provide a variety of simple adjustments and options for pain management that are not standard, but are functional. He cares for his patients with chronic pain, and has provided me with ways to become even just slightly more functional. He spends the right amount of time with his...more
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There is so much I can say about this doctor and his practice. Originally, when I first started seeing this doctor, I was satisfied. As time went on I became more and more frustrated with the way his office conducts business and how I was treated by Dr. Ward. When calling his office, you have to...more
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Dr. Ward and staff, are very cordial as well as professional. On my first visit Dr. Ward took my medical information and ran numerous tests. On the follow up visit Dr. Ward explain a program of treatment regarding my pain issue that works best for me. It's been almost a year and I'm very satisfied...more
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