Dr. Robert E. Ward, III, D.C.
Dr. Robert E. Ward, III, a 2008 magna cum laude graduate of New York Chiropractic College is excited to be a part of the professional staff at Integrated Chiropractic and Physical Therapy. Prior to becoming a member of the team, Dr. Ward practiced chiropractic care for several years in Syracuse and Victor, NY. He also interned at the Buffalo Veteran’s Hospital and in several other community outreach programs. While completing his doctorate, Dr. Ward was the first student chosen to participate in an internship at Buffalo Sport and Spine, a sports medicine facility that incorporated many different healthcare disciplines.
Dr. Ward was an Academic All-American as a basketball player at SUNY Brockport, where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Physiology. Upon completion of this degree, he worked for 5 years as an Exercise Specialist for Rochester General Hospital. His experience in working with patients, along with his passion for helping others made chiropractic care a natural fit for him.
Dr. Ward is certified in Graston Technique®, a specialized soft tissue therapy designed to break down scar tissue. His focus is on the body’s overall wellness, not just symptomatic treatment. Given his athletic background, Dr. Ward appreciates interaction with athletes, including the “weekend warrior” types, and he also enjoys taking care of individuals and families. He is available to speak to your organization regarding wellness, pain management, and natural healing.
During the summer of 2011, Dr. Ward was honored to be chosen as team chiropractor for the Finger Lakes Impact, the semi-pro football team based inWaterloo, NY. While serving as team chiropractor, Dr. Ward cared for the teams’ players, who went on to win a league championship.
Dr. Ward and his wife, Sara, a teacher, reside in Macedon, NY. They enjoy many outdoor activities and spending time with family and friends.