Physician Detail

Meghan Ward, MD


Practice

Hartford HealthCare Medical Group

Specialty

Neurology, Board Certified < Accepting new patients for this specialty

Areas of Interest

Dietary Therapy, Epilepsy, Medical Therapy, Neuromodulation, Psychogenic Nonepileptic Seizures (PNES), Refractory Epilepsy

Physician Quicklink

https://www.backushospital.org/MeghanWard

Institute URL

https://hartfordhealthcare.org/neuro

Phone

860.972.3600

Ward, Meghan, MD

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Gender
Female

Languages
English


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Bio

Dr. Ward came to Hartford HealthCare from Intermountain Medical Center in Utah, where she was an epileptologist in the Neurosciences Department. Her areas of clinical interest include refractory epilepsy; neuromodulation of epilepsy; dietary therapy and medical cannabis to assist medical therapy; and psychogenic non-epileptic seizures (PNES).

Dr. Ward is a graduate of Mt. Allison University in Canada, and earned her medical degree from the University of Kansas. She completed an internship in internal medicine and a residency in neurology at Northwestern University’s McGaw Medical Center. She also completed a fellowship in epilepsy at the University of Michigan.

Board-certified in epilepsy and neurology, Dr. Ward has an impressive research resume, including studies into the effect of neurostimulation implants on epilepsy, and seizures as a predictor of brain tumor progression. She has also given presentations and written guidance for providers on the use of medical cannabis with patients who have epilepsy.

Dr. Ward is a member of the American Epilepsy Society, American Academy of Neurology and American Clinical Neurophysiology Society.

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Education

Medical School

  • University of Kansas School of Medicine MD

Internship

  • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University, Internal Medicine

Residency

  • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University, Neurology

Fellowship

  • University of Michigan, Epilepsy

Professional Organizations

American Epilepsy Society, Member
American Clinical Neurophysiology Society, Member
American Academy of Neurology, Member


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