Dr. Terence D'Souza, MD

Dr. Terence D'Souza, MD

Adult Neurology  |  
Male  |  
67 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Terence D'Souza, MD is an adult neurology specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University of Pune / Armed Forces Medical College in 1975 and specializes in adult neurology.

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Top Care Areas


See how frequently Dr. D'Souza performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

very high
more than 99% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. D'Souza "Dr. Terence C. D'Souza specializes in memory disorders. He was trained in India and completed his internship at Charity Hospital in New Orleans, Louisiana. Dr. D'Souza completed his residency at Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana, where he worked in memory disorders and helped direct the Sleep Center and Epilepsy Center. Prior to joining the Ochsner team in 2011, Dr. D'Souza owned a private practice in Kenner, LA. He is board certified in neurology."


  • Adult Neurology

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Migraine
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tuberous Sclerosis

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

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  • University of Mumbai
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1969
  • University of Pune / Armed Forces Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • LSU/Charity Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • LSU/Charity Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Tulane Neurology, new Orleans
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. D'Souza has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. D'Souza's Reviews

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based on 15 total reviews (3 with comments)

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Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. D'Souza's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Westwego, LA
Dr. D'Souza is wonderful, very patient!
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in New Orleans, LA
Would not return. I saw Dr. D'Souza twice and both times felt that he wasn't truly listening to my complaints. He brushed off my symptoms as psychological even with complains of nerve pain and head paresthesia. I now have to find a doctor that will actually listen to my complaints and look at the...more
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in Chalmette
First visit was good. He was very knowledgeable and spent time with me trying to help to diagnose me.
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