Dr. Ward Joins Physician Group at Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network1/6/2011
Allentown, PA – Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network recently welcomed Demetrice Louise Ward, M.D ., to its Physician Group . Dr. Ward is a physician specializing in physical medicine and rehabilitation . She will provide inpatient physician coverage at Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Hospital–Allentown , and she will provide outpatient care to patients who have been discharged from the inpatient rehabilitation unit or referred from another community physician.
As a physiatrist, Dr. Ward has the experience to care for patients with a variety of conditions requiring rehabilitation, including orthopedic  injuries and post-operative conditions, other musculoskeletal disorders, limb loss, cardiopulmonary disorders and a variety of neurological conditions, such as spinal cord injury , stroke  and brain disorders.
Prior to joining the Good Shepherd Physician Group, Dr. Ward  was a staff physician at the Veterans Administration Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota. She completed her residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and an internship in internal medicine at Pitt County Memorial Hospital, Greenville, North Carolina, and she holds a doctor of medicine degree from Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, North Carolina.