Dr. Walter McFarland, MD

Dr. Walter McFarland, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Walter McFarland, MD is a neurology specialist in Shelbyville, KY and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Kentucky in 1993 and specializes in neurology.

729 Hospital Dr Ste 300

Shelbyville, KY 40065

Contact Information

(502) 647-4995

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. McFarland 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
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. McFarland'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. McFarland "At University of Louisville Physicians, we serve our patients and their families with compassionate, personalized attention and are dedicated to providing the most innovative, advanced health care in the region."

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. McFarland does not have any board certifications listed.

79  Conditions Treated


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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Kentucky
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of Kentucky
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McFarland's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McFarland to family and friends
15 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
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  • 1

Dr. McFarland's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Terrible bedside manner. Does not show any empathy for his patients. Is defensive, rude and unhelpful. Would not recommend that anyone waste their time seeing this doctor.
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