Dr. Terence D'Souza, MD

Dr. Terence D'Souza, MD

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Adult Neurology  ·  
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68 y/o
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Dr. Terence D'Souza, MD is an adult neurology specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 38 years. He specializes in adult neurology.Read his story

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Top Care Areas

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

Migraine
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

Dr. D'Souza's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. D'Souza's bio

This content was provided by Dr. D'Souza "Terence C. D’Souza, M.D., F.A.A.N. joined the Ochsner team in 2011. His private practice was in Kenner, LA. He is located at our Baptist site and specializes in Memory Disorders. Dr. D’Souza was trained in India and completed his internship at Charity Hospital in New Orleans. His residency was completed at Tulane University, and he is Board Certified in Neurology. He has worked previously with Dr. Richard Strub at Tulane in Memory Disorders and helped direct the Sleep Center and Epilepsy Center at Tulane."

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."

1  Specialties

  • Adult Neurology

1  Board Certifications

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

31  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

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

  • 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

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. D'Souza to family and friends
15 total reviews (3 have comments)

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4.7
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Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. D'Souza's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. D'Souza is wonderful, very patient!
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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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First visit was good. He was very knowledgeable and spent time with me trying to help to diagnose me.
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