Dr. Walter Royal MD Neurologist

Dr. Walter Royal is a neurologist in Baltimore, Maryland and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including University of Maryland Medical Center and Veterans Affairs Maryland Health Care System-Baltimore Division. He received his medical degree from Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and has been in practice for 34 years. Dr. Royal accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 70 doctors at University of Maryland Medical Center and one of 35 at Veterans Affairs Maryland Health Care System-Baltimore Division who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: General Neurology

Hospital Affiliation

University of Maryland Medical Center
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Veterans Affairs Maryland Health Care System-Baltimore Division

Education & Medical Training

Faulkner Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1980–1983

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, Neurology, 1985–1988

Johns Hopkins University
Fellowship, Neurovirology and Neuroimmunology, 1983–1985

Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
Class of 1980

Harvard College
Other Training, Biochemistry, 1973–1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 31 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 24 years in Neurology

MD State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

SIRT1 is decreased during relapses in patients with multiple sclerosis.
Tegla, C. A.,Azimzadeh, P.,Andrian-Albescu, M.,Martin, A.,Cudrici, C. D.,Trippe, R.,Sugarman, A.,Chen, H.,Boodhoo, D.,Vlaicu, S. I.,Royal, W.,Bever, C.,Rus, V.,Rus, H.

Overexpression of SIRT1 Protein in Neurons Protects against Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis through Activation of Multiple SIRT1 Targets.
Nimmagadda, V. K.,Bever, C. T.,Vattikunta, N. R.,Talat, S.,Ahmad, V.,Nagalla, N. K.,Trisler, D.,Judge, S. I.,Royal, W.,Chandrasekaran, K.,Russell, J. W.,Makar, T. K.

Global NeuroAIDS Roundtable.
Joseph, J.,Achim, C. L.,Boivin, M. J.,Brew, B. J.,Clifford, D. B.,Colosi, D. A.,Ellis, R. J.,Heaton, R. K.,Gallo-Diop, A.,Grant, I.,Kanmogne, G. D.,Kumar, M.,Letendre, S.,Marcotte, T. D.,Nath, A.,Pardo, C. A.,Paul, R. H.,Pulliam, L.,Robertson, K.,Royal, W.,Sacktor, N.,Sithinamsuwan, P.,Smith, D. M.,Valcour, V.,Wigdahl, B.,Wood, C.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PriorityHealth HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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