Dr. Christopher Edwards, MD

Dr. Christopher Edwards, MD

Neurology •  Male

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Christopher Edwards, MD is a Neurology Specialist in New Orleans, LA. He is affiliated with Ochsner Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Edwards to book an appointment.


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Ochsner Medical Center Neurology

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(504) 266-0058
Ochsner Medical Center Neurology1514 Jefferson Hwy Fl 7 New Orleans, LA 70121
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Dr. Edwards accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Edwards' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Edwards treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 63% of his peers

Dr. Edwards treats this condition more than 63% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
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Gait Abnormality
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Dr. Edwards treats Gait Abnormality more than 52% of his peers

Dr. Edwards treats this condition more than 52% of his peers

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  • Antalgic Gait
  • Myopathic Gait
  • Scissoring Gait
  • Spastic Gait
  • Steepage Gait
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
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Dr. Edwards treats Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy more than 47% of his peers

Dr. Edwards treats this condition more than 47% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Alcoholic Neuropathy
  • Alcoholic Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Demyelinating Neuropathy With IgM Monoclonal Gammapathy
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Inflammatory Neuropathies
  • Toxic Polyneuropathy Due to Acrylamide
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Dr. Edwards' conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Concussion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

About Me

Biography

Dr. Edwards earned his medical degree from Louisiana State University in New Orleans. He completed both his residency in neurology and fellowship in neurophysiology at LSU in New Orleans. He has an interest in neuromuscular diseases and has had exten...Read more

Specialties

  • Neurology

Education

Louisiana State University Department of Neurology - New Orleans, LA (Clinical Neurophysiology)
Fellowship Hospital
Louisiana State University - New Orleans, LA
Internship Hospital
Louisiana State University School of Medicine - New Orleans, LA
Medical School

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Ochsner Medical Center

New Orleans, LA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Stroke Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)