Dr. Ronald Walker, MD

Otolaryngology-Head and Neck SurgeryMaleAge 43

Dr. Ronald Walker, MD is a Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Specialist in St Louis, MO and has over 17 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Indiana University / School of Medicine medical school in 2004. He is affiliated with Ssm Health Saint Louis University Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Walker to book an appointment.

Dr. Walker

Center for Specialized Medicine

1225 S Grand Gl Door # 3 St Louis, MO 63104
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Best doctor I have ever seen If am very impressed with the whole staff
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Don koch – Aug 24, 2019
Dr. Walker treated me for throat cancer. He was very patient with all of my questions and explained everything in an easy to understand way. I would highly recommend him. His staff is excellent, very friendly and easy to work with.
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May 09, 2019
Dr. Walker is a excellent ENT Dr. He's extremely thorough, patient & the kind of Dr you would recommend to family & friends.. My confidence in him is a ??...
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Susan – Feb 16, 2018
Dr. Walker is a great surgeon & Doctor. He is very caring & takes time to explain & talk to each person. We just love him..
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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No results
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Charles Haynes in St Louis, MO – Jan 07, 2017
I would recommend this Dr too everybody. I had tongue cancer and he had taken all of the cancer out. I wish he could be my doctor. He had taken great care of me. He would sit and listen to all of my questions and answered it he would take his time and not be in any hurry like all the other doctors would.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
4 people found this helpful
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Jennifer Rodenmeyer in Wood River, Illinois – Nov 29, 2016

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About Me

Care Philosophy

I believe in personalized, patient-centered care. As a head and neck surgeon, one of the most rewarding things is helping patients get through the cancer...Read more

Specialties

  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Head & Neck Surgical Oncology

Board Certifications

Education

2010
Vanderbilt University
Fellowship Hospital
2009
Saint Louis University Hospital
Residency Hospital
2004
Indiana University / School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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

Dr. Walker frequently treats ENT Cancer, Laryngeal Cancer, and Oral Cancer. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Walker treats.

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

Dr. Walker's office is located at 1225 S Grand Gl Door # 3, St Louis, MO 63104. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Walker's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
ENT Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker treats ENT Cancer more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Walker treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cancer of Floor of Mouth
  • Ear Cancer
  • Epithelial-Myoepithelial Carcinoma
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Hypopharyngeal Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngeal Carcinoma
  • Lip Cancer
  • Nasal Cavity Cancer
  • Nasopharyngeal Cancer
  • Nose Cancer
  • Oral Cancer
  • Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Oropharyngeal Cancer
  • Oropharyngeal Cancer, Adult
  • Palate Cancer
  • Paranasal Sinus Cancer
  • Pharyngeal Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Sinonasal Undifferentiated Carcinoma
  • Sinus Cancer
  • Supraglottic Laryngeal Cancer
  • Throat Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Trachea Cancer
  • Vocal Cord Carcinoma
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Laryngeal Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker treats Laryngeal Cancer more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Walker treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laryngeal Carcinoma
  • Supraglottic Laryngeal Cancer
Oral Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker treats Oral Cancer more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Walker treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cancer of Floor of Mouth
  • Lip Cancer
  • Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Palate Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer

Dr. Walker's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Audiometry
  • Bone Cancer
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Cough
  • Ear Ache
  • ENT Cancer
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
  • Glossectomy
  • Gum Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Hearing Screening
  • Home Sleep Study
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngitis
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip Cancer
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
  • Malignant Otitis Externa
  • Middle Ear Implant Candidacy Evaluation
  • Nasal Polyp
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Oral Cancer
  • Oral Cancer Screening
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngitis
  • Rhinoseptoplasty
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Scan
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tonsillitis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Wheezing
  • Wound Repair

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(314) 977-6362

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Blue Access Choice (St Louis) (Select Network)-MO
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Blue Access Choice-MO
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Blue Preferred Network-MO
Blue Preferred Options-MO
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Blue Preferred-MO HMO
Blue Traditional-MO
Bronze Blue Access Choice Plus-MO
Bronze Blue Access Choice-MO
Bronze Blue Access Plus-MO
Bronze Blue Access-MO
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Bronze Pathway for HSA-MO
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Gold Blue Preferred-MO
Gold Pathway X-MO
Gold Pathway-MO
Lumenos Plans (Blue Access Choice)-MO
Lumenos plans (Blue Access)-MO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Pathway X-MO
Pathway-MO
Preferred-Care Blue (KC) (Select Network)-MO
Silver Blue Access Choice Plus-MO
Silver Blue Access Choice-MO
Silver Blue Access Plus-MO
Silver Blue Access-MO
Silver Blue Preferred Options-MO
Silver Blue Preferred-MO
Silver Pathway for HSA-MO
Silver Pathway X for HSA-MO
Silver Pathway X-MO
Silver Pathway-MO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Preferred Select
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
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care of Illinois
Coventry Health Care of Illinois PPO
Health and Life PPO
Platinum PPO
Coventry Health Care of Missouri
Coventry Health Care of Missouri PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Homestate Health Plan
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medica
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
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Thrivent Financial
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Navigate HMO
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Center for Specialized Medicine

Center for Specialized Medicine1225 S Grand Gl Door # 3 St Louis, MO 63104
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