Dr. Walter Terrell III, MD

Dr. Walter Terrell III, MD

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Age 67
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Dr. Walter Terrell III, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Tulane University of Louisiana in 1977 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

2800 Veterans Memorial Blvd

Metairie, LA 70002

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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Terrell III performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Chalazion
very high
more than 94% of peers
Astigmatism
normal
more than 80% of peers
Lazy Eye
normal
more than 71% of peers

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Dr. Terrell III's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Terrell III "W. Lee Terrell, M.D. graduated from Tulane Medical School and completed his ophthalmology training at LSU Medical School. He is a board certified Ophthalmologist and has been in private practice since 1980 treating patients with medical and surgical eye problems including cataracts, glaucoma, diabetes and myopia."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

58  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hypertropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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4  Procedures

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

  • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • La State U Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Terrell III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Terrell III's Reviews

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Dr. Terrell III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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