Dr. Samuel Ward, MD

Dr. Samuel Ward, MD

Family Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(30)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Samuel Ward, MD is a family medicine specialist in Bonifay, FL and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Higher Medical Institute (1990-1994) in 1997 and specializes in family medicine, cosmetic surgery, and more.Read his story

420 E Byrd Ave

Bonifay, FL 32425

Contact Information

(850) 547-3679

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Network
  • 10 More

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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 Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • Sanctions found
  • Board actions found

Dr. Ward's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ward "I was born in Panama City Florida lived there most of my life. I worked in Radiology at Bay Medical Center and a Paramedic there until 1986 I married the best Women in the World my Loving Wife Susan in 12/1985 We moved to Central Florida where I worked as a Paramedic Firefighter until I went to Medical School in 1990. I completed my Residency in Family Medicine at A.H.E.C. El Dorado Arkansas. I then moved back to Florida 7/2000 and worked in the Chipley, Marianna, Bonifay and Panama City Florida area until now. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ward "I feel a Family Practitioner should treat and care for all the Families needs. I strive to offer the best and most complete Medical care available. Many of the procedures that you normally have to go out of town for we offer here in our office or at the local Hospital."
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Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Emergency Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Emphysema
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Injuries
  • Menopause
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Cancer
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Procedures

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Allergy Shots
  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Botox® Injection
  • Breath Testing
  • Colonoscopy
  • Dermabrasion
  • Dermal Filler
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endometrial Biopsy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Immunization
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Placement
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Removal
  • Joint Injection
  • Liposuction
  • Mole Removal
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Ultrasound
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wound Repair
  • X-Ray

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

1 Sanction
  • Unknown (11/29/2017)
    Action Taken: Consent Order
    Summary: Ward, Samuel Edward MD: License # E-1925: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: Unknown at this time. ACTION TAKEN: The Arkansas Medical Board issued a CONSENT ORDER on the physician's license.
    State: Arkansas
1 Board Action
  • Pre-signing Prescriptions (8/4/2017)
    Action Taken: Practice Restriction
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Florida

Education

  • American Institute Of Emerg
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Higher Medical Institute (1990-1994)
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Spartan Health Sciences University
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Ahec South Arkansas
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • American Academy Of Family Physicians
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Ward has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Ward has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ward's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ward to family and friends
2.3
based on 30 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (17)

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
FAIR
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes
Dr. Ward Says:

Unfortunately, even I can not satisfy or make everyone happy with their encounter with me, my staff or my office but, I can promise you to do my best and address any legitimate concerns and Pray about all things even the ones I can not control or change.


Patient Comments (2)

in BONIFAY |
Amazing doctor my family has been seeing doctor ward for last 10 years he is always concerned about our health and gives the best care possible our family has switched to his office in bonifay and the atmosphere there is pleasant if you deside to see doctor ward in bonifay Florida you also will be...more
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in Genevagraceville, florida, |
the staff who work there are very very very rude and unprofessional. Most of the time Dr.Ward is not in the office. So, the staff misbehave. Dr.Ward is the father and the kids show out when he is not there. Getting refills is a joke. They keep you on hold way too long. The wait to see the doctor...more
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I am truly sorry for your negative experience. I have a New Office and Staff and I am the only practitioner you will see. I have no Mid-Level Practitioners in my office and believe you would have a much better...more
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Dr. Ward accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
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    Choice
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  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Preferred Patient Care PPO
    Blue Select
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Network
  • Coventry Health Care
    Group Plan PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MedCost
    MedCost PPO
  • Medicaid
    Managed Care
    Medicaid Assignment
  • Tricare
    Prime
    Standard
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Basic PPO
    Choice
    Choice Plus
    Choice Plus POS
    Commercial HMO
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American

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Hospitals where Dr. Ward has admitting privileges

Northwest Florida Community Hospital
1360 Brickyard Rd
Chipley, FL 32428
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