Dr. Gregory Ward, MD

Dr. Gregory Ward, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. Gregory Ward, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Weatherford, TX and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Univ. Of Texas Med. School At Galveston in 1990 and specializes in neurosurgery and neurological skull base surgery.Read his story

891 Eureka St

Weatherford, TX 76086

Contact Information

(817) 870-5094

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Top Care Areas

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Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 98% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Dr. Ward's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ward "Gregory A. Ward, MD, is board certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery. In addition to being a candidate member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, he is licensed in Texas, and Illinois. Prior to his position as the Chairman of the Division of Surgery at Plaza Medical Center, he assisted the Center for Neurological Disorders and completed an internship in general surgery at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, Illinois and subsequent neurosurgical training at Loyola University Medical Center. He received a fellowship in Peripheral Nerve Injury at Louisiana State University, New Orleans. His professional associations include Tarrant County Medical Society, Texas Medical Association and the Texas Medical Foundation. As a well-published author in the field of neurological surgery, Dr. Ward has been able share valuable concepts through presentations, articles, and abstracts. He earned his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. He received his bachelor's of science degree with honors from Baylor University. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ward "At Neurosurgical Associates of North Texas, our neurosurgeons have 24 years of combined experience and share a unique vision dedicated to high quality, individualized care that nurtures each patient?s progress. Drs. Ward, Cho and Gamadia specialize in complex spine, intracranial and skull-based tumors, trauma and neurovascular disorders."

2  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Skull Base Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

57  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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20  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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

1 Board Action
  • Failure to keep adequate medical records (11/7/2014)
    Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Texas

Education

  • Baylor University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Univ. Of Texas Med. School At Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Loyola Univ. Medical Center/Edward Hines Jr Va Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Loyola Univ. Medical Center/Edward Hines Jr Va Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Loyola Univ. Medical Center/Edward Hines Jr Va Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Ward's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ward

4.4

Based on 41 reviews

5 Stars
78.04878048780488%
(32)
4 Stars
7.317073170731708%
(3)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
2.4390243902439024%
(1)
1 Star
12.195121951219512%
(5)

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Dr. Ward and his staff are easy to talk to and are concerned with their patient's health and overall wellness. They take the time to answer all of your questions in terms that are easy to understand.
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George Hawkins in Fort Worth, TX – Sep 17, 2018
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Pleasant personality. I immediately liked him and have confidence in Dr Wards ability to do the c-spine surgery I need.
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Judy S in Granbury, TX – Jul 26, 2018
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I had already had a MRI ordered by my family physician for severe back pain. I called Dr. Ward's office on the advice from a very close friend. I was very surprised that it only took a week to get in to see Dr. Ward. I would recommend Dr. Ward to anyone, he has excellent bedside manner and is very...Read More
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Ricky L Smith in Glen Rose – May 07, 2018
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I’m very grateful that I was referred to Dr Ward for cervical and he knows what he’s doing he’s very caring and takes his time to explain and really cares about his patients. His staff is just as caring. Very blessed.
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Crystal Reeves in Weatherford tx – Apr 19, 2018
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I have had a “few” (5 I believe) surgeries. Other than my cervical fusions, all others failed (pseudoarthrosis). Only after one more surgery, did I learn about the failures in the past from another spine surgeon. And even after the one additional surgery’s failure, I had two more which included...Read More
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Greg D in Fort Worth, TX – Mar 17, 2018
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