Wake Forest University School of Medicine
University of Tennessee
Dr. Robert V. Ford III is a native of Winston-Salem, North
Carolina where he attended Wake Forest University for
his undergraduate degree, majoring in history. Dr. Ford
always aspired to become a physician like his father and
attended Wake Forest University School of Medicine. He
and his family moved to Knoxville in 2016 to complete
his residency at The University of Tennessee Medical
Center in Family Medicine, where he served as Chief
Resident in his final year.
Dr. Ford and his wife, Caitlin Torney, live in Knoxville
with their son and two dogs. The family enjoys exploring
Knoxville and can be found at the downtown farmer’s
market on the weekends, at a local park, or looking for
treasures at antique stores in the area.