Dr. Ford graduated from the University of Illinois College of Medicine. He completed an internship and General Surgery residency at Blodgett Memorial Medical Center. He also completed a residency in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the Grand Rapids Medical Education and Research Center, a division of Michigan State University’s College of Human Medicine.
Dr. Ford received additional training, performing a fellowship in Hand Surgery. His special interests include breast surgery, cancer reconstruction, cosmetic surgery, burn reconstruction and hand surgery. Dr. Ford is the Program Director of The Plastic Surgery Residency Program of the Grand Rapids Medical Education and Research Center, a division of Michigan State University’s College of Human Medicine.
He received multiple awards for excellence in teaching during his many years of training plastic surgery residents. He is a Professor in the Department of Surgery at Michigan State University’s College of Human Medicine. Dr. Ford is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Other professional memberships include; American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Association of Academic Chairmen of Plastic Surgery, Kent County Medical Society, Michigan Academy of Plastic Surgeons, Michigan State Medical Society, and Botox Cosmetic Physician Network. He has been selected as one of The Best Doctor’s in America 2011-2012.
Dr. Ford performs the following procedures: