Lyn D. Ward, M.D.

Dr. Ward graduated magna cum laude from West Texas A&M University in 1992 with a Bachelor of Science in both Biology and Chemistry.  He attending medical school at University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.

Dr. Ward gained experience treating professional, collegiate, and recreational athletes while working with the team physicians of the Houston Astros, the Houston Rockets, the Rice University Owls, the University of Houston, and multiple high schools in the Houston Area.  He completed this Orthopedic Surgery training as the Chief Resident at University of Texas Health Science Center Houston in 2001. Dr. Ward is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, and the Texas Orthopedic Association. Dr. Ward is a team physician for University of North Texas, Braswell High School, Denton High School, and Ryan High School.

Dr. Ward spends his free time competing in shotgun tournaments and is an avid bird hunter.

PRIMARY SPECIALTIES
  • Sports Medicine
  • Shoulder
  • Knee
  • General Orthopedics
SECONDARY SPECIALTIES
  • Hand & Wrist
  • Hip Replacement
  • Elbow
  • Foot & Ankle
EDUCATION HIGHLIGHTS
  • Education
    • 1997-2001 The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX, Orthopedic Surgery Residency

    • 1996-1997 The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX, General Surgery Internship

    • 1992-1996 The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX Medical Doctorate

    • 1988-1992 West Texas State University, Canyon, TX Bachelor of Science Biology and Chemistry

  • Residencies
    • Herman Hospital Level 1: Trauma, Spine, Hand, Total Joint, Sports Medicine, and Foot and Ankle surgery

    • M.D. Anderson Cancer Center: Orthopedic Surgery

    • Christus St. Joseph Hospital: Sports medicine and Total Joint Reconstructive Surgery

    • Shriner’s Hospital for Crippled Children: Pediatric Orthopedics

    • Lyndon B. Johnson Harris County Hospital: General Orthopedics