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Specializes in Clinical Neurophysiology • Male • Age 68

120 Meadowcrest St Ste 130
Gretna, LA 70056
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Dr. Truax's Experience

Specialties

  • Clinical Neurophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
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  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
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  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Injury
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Concussion
  • Convulsions
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
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  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
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Background Check for Dr. Truax

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0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Awards & Recognitions

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Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Minnesota Medical School
Graduated in 1971

Internship Hospital

Hennepin Co Genl Hospital
Complete in 1972

Residency Hospital

Mayo Clinic Rochester
Complete in 1977

Fellowship Hospital

Mayo Clinic Rochester
Complete in 1978
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Truax & Staff

  • English

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