Dr. Andrew (Andy) Ward


Physical Therapy
Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

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Missouri State University
Physical Therapy
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897



  • ScD, Physical Therapy, Texas Tech University Health Science Center
  • BS, Physical Therapy, Langston University
  • BS, Biology, Oklahoma City University


  • PTE 707 Medical Human Anatomy
  • PTE 721 Professional Issues II
  • PTE 723 Patient Management: Musculoskeletal I
  • PTE 733 Patient Management: Musculoskeletal II
  • PTE 760 Management of Research Projects
  • PTE 773 Patient Management: Musculoskeletal III
  • PTE 803-006 Advanced Topics in Lumbar Spine
  • PTE 803-007 Advanced Topics in Cervical Spine
  • PTE 803-008 Advanced Topics in Thoracic Spine
  • PTE 803-009 Advanced Topics in Shoulder
  • PTE 871 Physical Therapy Management and Administration

Professional experience

Professional organizations

  • American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
  • APTA Missouri
  • Oklahoma Physical Therapy Association

Research and professional interests

Dr. Ward’s research interests include the study of activation of trunk musculature as well as hip instability.