Dr. David Walker, MD

Child & Adolescent PsychiatryMaleAge 61

Dr. Walker

Brentwood Hospital

1006 Highland Ave Shreveport, LA 71101

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(318) 222-6226

Dr. David Walker, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Shreveport, LA and has over 35 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Medical College Of Wisconsin medical school in 1986. He is affiliated with medical facilities Chi Health Mercy Council Bluffs and Chi Health Missouri Valley. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Walker to book an appointment.

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  • Low Wait Times
    Patients are usually seen in 10 minutes or less.

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Dr. Walker's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
ADHD and-or ADD
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker treats ADHD and-or ADD more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Walker treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker treats Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Walker treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Impulse Control Disorders

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker treats Impulse Control Disorders more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Walker treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Walker's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Asperger Syndrome
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Autism
  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Disruptive Behavior Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Hallucinogen Dependence
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Mood Disorders
  • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Panic Disorder
  • Pediatric Behavior Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychological Evaluation
  • Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizoid and Schizotypal Personality Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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(318) 222-6226

Dr. Walker accepts the following insurance:

Choice Plus POS II
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Choice Care PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select

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  • Explained conditions well (3)
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    AMAZING been with him since i was 7 and iam 16 now fallowed with him to to his new position
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    About Me

    Care Philosophy

    Health care is changing, and CHI Health promises to change it for the better. In fact, we started embracing new ways to keep you well more than 10 years...Read more


    • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
    • Psychiatry


    Cedars Sinai Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    Cedars Sinai Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    Med College Wi Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital
    Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Medical School
    Undergraduate School

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Does Dr. David Walker, MD accept my insurance?

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    What are Dr. David Walker, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Walker frequently treats ADHD and-or ADD, Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders), and Impulse Control Disorders. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Walker treats.

    Where is Dr. David Walker, MD's office located?

    Dr. Walker's office is located at 1006 Highland Ave, Shreveport, LA 71101. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    Does Dr. David Walker, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Walker has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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    Brentwood Hospital1006 Highland Ave Shreveport, LA 71101

    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Walker is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

    Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

    Chi Health Mercy Council Bluffs

    Council Bluffs, IA

    72% Patient Experience Rating, 3% higher than the national average

    Chi Health Missouri Valley

    Missouri Valley, IA

    69% Patient Experience Rating, Equal to the national average