Dr. Austin Sumner, MD

Dr. Austin Sumner, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 79
(3)
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Dr. Austin Sumner, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in New Orleans, LA. He is 79 years old.

1542 Tulane Ave Rm 763

New Orleans, LA 70112

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
normal
more than 43% of peers
Headache
normal
more than 37% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
normal
more than 10% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Sumner does not have any board certifications listed.

45

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myelopathy
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

Education data for Dr. Sumner is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Sumner has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Sumner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sumner's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sumner to family and friends
3.7
based on 3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Sumner's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

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Dr. Sumner accepts 1 insurance carrier
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Sumner has admitting privileges

Touro Infirmary
1401 Foucher St
New Orleans, LA 70115
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Interim LSU Hospital
2021 Perdido St
New Orleans, LA 70112
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