Dr. Robert Ward III, DO

Dr. Robert Ward III, DO

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60 y/o
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Dr. Robert Ward III, DO is a neurology specialist in Saint Joseph, MI and has been practicing for 33 years. He specializes in neurology, clinical neurophysiology, and more.Read his story

Lakeland Neurology

3950 Hollywood Rd Ste 230

Saint Joseph, MI 49085
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Insurance Accepted

  • ADVANTAGE Health Solutions, Inc.
  • Aetna
  • ASR Health Benefits
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MAPFRE Life Insurance Company of Puerto Rico
  • Medicaid
  • Physicians Health Plan of Northern Indiana, Inc.

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Dr. Ward III's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Confusion
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ward III treats Confusion more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ward III treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Brain Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ward III treats Brain Disorders more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Ward III treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Thrombosis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ward III treats Thrombosis more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Ward III treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Budd-Chiari Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Effort Vein Thrombosis
  • Intracranial Venous Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Portal Vein Thrombosis
  • Renal Vein Thrombosis
  • Thromboembolism
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Thrombosis

Dr. Ward III's conditions and procedures:

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Baclofen Pump Therapy
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Botox® for Blepharospasm
  • Botox® for Cervical Dystonia
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Botox® for Upper Limb Spasticity
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Disorders
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Evoked Potential Test
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lambert-Eaton Syndrome
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Multiple Sleep Latency Test (MSLT)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuro-Muscular Conditions
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment (OMT)
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

About Me

I try to give patients the time they need to resolve their problem. This creates a longer wait period but patients have my full attention to try and resolve their problem at each visit.

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
  • Neurophysiology
  • Sleep Medicine

Education

1991
Wayne State University
Fellowship Hospital
1990
Wayne State University
Residency Hospital
1987
Mt. Clemens General Hospital
Internship Hospital
1986
University of North Texas Health Science Center / Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
1986
Univ Of North Texas Health Science Center Texas College Of Osteopathic Medicine, University Of North Texas Health Science Center At Fort Worth
Medical School
1981
Michigan State University
Undergraduate School
1991
1990
1987
1986
1986
1981

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Kanev Award National DO (Award for best resident paper), 1990
  • Distinguished Fellow, American College of Osteopathic Neurology and Psychiatry, 2012

Dr. Ward III's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ward III

4.0

Based on 39 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr Ward has been a life line for me as well as my family since being diagnosed with MS. Initially I felt like my life was over. He helped us navigate through many trials. He is so up to date and current with exploring new treatment plans and ways to improve my current situation. I am grateful that his expertise is available in my little corner of the world.
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Dr Ward is an excellent doctor and he makes you feel like your in very capable hands, being under his care. He has an extensive knowledge of his craft, and a warm and engaging personality.
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We had an excellent experience with Dr. Ward when we took our son -- professional, knowledgeable and spent quality time with us. Lets us know the care plan and his philosophy.
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Just moving to the area I was a little nervous about starting over with a new neurologist. Dr Ward was very attentive to my concerns and my history. Didnt seemed rushed at all took his time with me and addressed my husband's questions also. He is very laid back not pompous at all.
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Alway straight forward and answers all question in an understandablr way
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ADVANTAGE Health Solutions, Inc.
Advantage Health Solutions
Aetna
Aetna EPO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Choice Plus POS II
ASR Health Benefits
ASR
Assurant Health
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
ChoiceCare Network
Choice Care (Humana)
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care Network PPO
Choice Care PPO
MAPFRE Life Insurance Company of Puerto Rico
Choice
Medicaid
Physicians Health Plan of Northern Indiana, Inc.
Principal Financial Group
Priority Health
Trustmark Companies
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