About Gary Ward


Dr. Ward provides healthcare for families in the area he's been proud to call home for much of his life. Born and raised in Poplar Bluff, Dr. Ward returned to the area after serving his country, practicing medicine with the USAF 15th Medical Group. Today, his practice spans all age groups, from newborns to geriatric patients. In addition, he has substantial experience in emergency and urgent care medicine. Dr. Ward spent much of the last decade focused on treating adults with chronic diseases. When he's not practicing medicine, Dr. Ward enjoys spending time with his family and loves to go camping, four-wheeling and boating with his grandchildren. An avid outdoorsman, he also enjoys hunting, fishing and floating on the Current River. He is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and the Missouri Academy of Family Practice.


Primary Care


Family Practice


Family Practice

Office Locations

2002 Kanell Boulevard
Poplar Bluff, MO 63901    Maps & Directions
Phone: 573-712-2929
Office Hours:

Monday-Thursday: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM



  • Family Medicine


  • Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, DO


  • Family Medicine, SIU Family Practice

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)
  • Missouri Academy of Family Practice