Dr. Walter Evans, MD

NeurologyMaleAge 63

Dr. Walter Evans, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Florence, SC. He is affiliated with medical facilities Mcleod Health Clarendon and Musc Health Florence Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Evans to book an appointment.

Dr. Evans

Comprehensive Neurological Services

436 W Palmetto St Florence, SC 29501
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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Hospital Highlight

Dr. Evans is affiliated with Mcleod Health Clarendon Manning, a highly rated hospital.

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  • Offers Telehealth
    This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital
    Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ See hospitals
  • Good Patient Care
    Patients said they had exceptional care at this hospital. See hospitals

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Background Check

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice claims information for South Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Evans' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Stroke
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Evans treats Stroke more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Evans treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Stroke
  • Anterior Spinal Artery Syndrome
  • Bilateral Stroke
  • Brainstem Strokes
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Evans treats Cerebral Artery Thrombosis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Evans treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Evans treats All Headaches (incl. Migraine) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Evans treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Evans' conditions and procedures:

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Cluster Headache
  • Cognitive Function Testing
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neurosonology
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pineal Region Tumors
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Pseudobulbar Affect 
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rathke's Cleft Cyst
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Study
  • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Torticollis
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Evoked Potential (VEP)
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency

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(843) 669-2007

Dr. Evans accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Card PPO
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice PPO
Blue Preferred PPO
Federal Employee Program
State Employees Program
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
First Choice Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
MedCost
MedCost PPO
Medicaid
Medicare
Medicare Advantage PPO
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellCare
Wells Fargo Insurance

Dr. Evans' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Evans

2.9

Based on 17 ratings

5 Stars
35.294117647058826%
(6)
4 Stars
11.764705882352942%
(2)
3 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
47.05882352941177%
(8)
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    May 25, 2019
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    It says the average wait time is 30 to 45 minutes. Well we have been here almost two and a half hours and still not seen the Dr. Sign say he doesn't prescribe narcotics. That's because the pharmacy is closed by the time you leave.
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    Apr 08, 2019
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    Very knowledgeable and takes time with the patients
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    Cary, NC – Apr 20, 2017
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    Great Dr and staff
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    Indianapolis, IN – Oct 04, 2016
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    He was very approachable and gave me several treatment options. You can tell he likes what he does.
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    sassysal in Marion, SC – Mar 12, 2016
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    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. Walter Evans, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Florence, SC. He is affiliated with medical facilities Mcleod Health Clarendon and Musc Health Florence...Read more

    Specialties

    • Neurology
    • Clinical Neurophysiology
    • Diagnostic Neuroradiology
    • Sleep Medicine

    Board Certifications

    Education

    1989
    Uci Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1988
    Uci Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1984
    Uci Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    1979
    University of New Orleans
    Undergraduate School
    ,

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Does Dr. Walter Evans, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Evans has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

    Is Dr. Walter Evans, MD accepting new patients?

    Dr. Walter Evans, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Evans' profile to make an appointment.

    Does Dr. Walter Evans, MD accept my insurance?

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    What are Dr. Walter Evans, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Evans frequently treats Stroke, Cerebral Artery Thrombosis, and All Headaches (incl. Migraine). See all procedures and conditions Dr. Evans treats.

    Where is Dr. Walter Evans, MD's office located?

    Dr. Evans' office is located at 436 W Palmetto St, Florence, SC 29501. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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    Locations

    Comprehensive Neurological Services

    Comprehensive Neurological Services436 W Palmetto St Florence, SC 29501
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    Affiliated Hospitals

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

    Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

    Mcleod Health Clarendon

    Manning, SC

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

    1 Award Received

    Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020)

    Musc Health Florence Medical Center

    Florence, SC

    70% Patient Experience Rating, 1% higher than the national average