Andrew J. Ward, NP

Nurse Practitioner

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Andrew Ward

About Me

Gender: Male

Languages Spoken:
English, German

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I have a clinical background in oncology; specifically breast cancer, colon cancer, melanoma, pancreas cancer, and sarcoma. I have interests in survey research and secondary data analysis in survivorship care, high-risk cancer prevention, and health care access and equity in Appalachia. I enjoy spending time with my family including two active boys and a rambunctious springer spaniel, Bonnie.

Clinical Focus:
Oncology Geonomics, Basal Cell Carcinoma, Melanoma, Merkel Cell Carcinoma, Sarcoma, Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Family Medicine, Surgical Oncology

Education & Credentials


University of Tennessee (PhD grad 2023, MSN 2008, BA 2003), University of Arkansas (MA 2005)

Other Education

City of Hope, Clinical Genomics (2018 -2019)

Board Certifications


Organizations & Societies

ANCC (American Nurses Credentialing Committee) AANP (American Association of Nurse Practitioners) AACR (American Association of Cancer Researchers)

Educate patients on the impact of genomics on their own treatment and mentor future advanced practice nurses to incorporate clinical genomics into their practice.
— Andrew J. Ward

Where I See Patients

University Surgical Oncology

1926 Alcoa Highway, Bldg F (Cancer Institute)Knoxville, TN 37920

Phone: 865-305-9218

Fax: 865-544-8262


High-Risk Gastrointestinal (HiGi) Cancer High-Risk Program

1926 Alcoa Highway, Bldg F (Cancer Institute)Knoxville, TN 37920

Phone: 865-305-9218

University Surgical Oncology

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