Ward V. Houck, MD

Ward Houck, MD, is a thoracic surgeon at Saint Thomas Medical Partners in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. Dr. Houck is board-certified in thoracic and general surgery.

Dr. Houck has special interests in minimally invasive treatment of lung cancer and treatment of both malignant and benign disease of the esophagus and foregut. He also has a special interest in caring for patients with tracheal, mediastinal and pleural-based disease. When he is not in the office, he enjoys any activity that involve his children.

Fellowship

Medical University of South Carolina, Cardiothoracic Research Fellowship, 1996-1997
Medical College of Virginia, Fellowship in Cardiothoracic Surgery, 2000-2002
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Clinical Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery, 2002-2003

Medical School

Medical University of South Carolina, Doctor of Medicine, 1990-1994
Medical University of South Carolina, Intern in General Surgery, 1994-1995

Residency

Medical University of South Carolina, Resident in General Surgery 1995-1996
Medical University of South Carolina, Senior Resident in General Surgery, 1997-1999
Medical University of South Carolina, Chief Resident in General Surgery, 1999-2000