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Neurologist (brain, nervous system)
40 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Walter Truax is Excellent. Dr. Truax has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0

Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Electrodiagnostics
  • Epilepsy
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Education & Awards

Dr. Truax graduated from University of Minnesota at Duluth. He has 2 awards.

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


Dr. Truax has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • West Jefferson Medical Center 
  • Touro Infirmary 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Walter Davis Truax MD is a male Neurologist, has 40 years of experience and practices in Neurology.
Where does Dr. Walter D. Truax practice?
Dr. Walter Truax has 3 office locations.
Dr. Walter Truax practices Neurology near Gretna, LA.
Additional practice locations include: Marrero, LA.
See Gretna Neurologists.