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Neurologist
39 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
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Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Walter Olson, Neurologist is Good. Dr. Olson has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
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Promptness 5.0
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Courteous Staff 5.0
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Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
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Bedside Manner 5.0
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Spends Time with Me 5.0
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Follows Up After Visit 3.7
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Walter Olson, MD is board certified in Neurology.

  • He has special expertise in 17 areas:
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Autonomic Nervous System Diseases
  • Brain Injuries
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscle Spasticity
  • Neurophysiology
  • Parkinson Disease
  • Restless Legs Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Diseases
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Spinal Injuries
  • Stroke
  • Voice Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Olson graduated from Medical College of Ohio, Toledo. He has 3 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Olson has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Baptist Hospital East 
  • Jewish Hospital - Louisville 

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Additional Information
Dr. Walter L Olson MD is a male Neurologist, has 39 years of experience and practices in Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology.
Where does Dr. Walter L. Olson practice?
Dr. Walter Olson has 1 office location.
Dr. Walter Olson practices Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology near Louisville, KY.
See Louisville Neurologists.