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Dr. John Olson Is this you?

About Dr. John Olson

Dr. John Olson, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Metairie, LA. He has 40 years of experience. His specialties include Neurology. Dr. Olson has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

16 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Olson is Great. Dr. John Olson has been rated by 16 patients. From those 16 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. John Olson is 4.1 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Olson John D MD

2920 Kingman St
Metairie, LA 70006
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Specialties

Dr. John Olson has the following 1 specialty

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. John Olson has the following 6 expertise

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Electrodiagnosis
  • Epilepsy
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Neurology

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Juju K.

Like the staff and was treated well.

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Worst Doctor

Gives you an appointment time and rarely is he even in the office till hours later. Overbooks patients resulting in super long waits. Does no real check ups. Simply prescribes narcotics.

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2012)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2012, 2013)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area

    Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Education

    40 Years Experience

  • University Of Alabama School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1973

  • Accepted Insurance

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Locations & Directions

Olson John D MD, 2920 Kingman St, Metairie, LA
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