Dr. Glenn Ward, MD

Dr. Glenn Ward, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Glenn Ward, MD is a general surgery specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 1981 and specializes in general surgery.

2660 10th Ave S Ste 620

Birmingham, AL 35205

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Ward performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Appendectomy, Open
normal
more than 80% of peers
Port Placements or Replacements
normal
more than 78% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
normal
more than 62% of peers

Dr. Ward's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ward "complete surgical care including laproscopic and vascular surgery"

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

47  Conditions Treated

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31  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • University Tenn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ward has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ward's Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ward to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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

Dr. Ward's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

My son had a drain inserted in to an abscess. When we were discharged no care instructions. Nurse stated Dr. Ward had been paged but not response. We were concerned that dressing needed changing so after several calls finally found out what doctor did procedure. On call answering service connected...more
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Very poor bedside manners, typical southern cowboy... Removed 10 incision staples to early not giving instructions to keep mobility at a minimum resulting in reopening the incision and a second surgery to clean and close it. Of course he expects insurance and myself to pay for his poor judgment....more
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