Jeremy M. Toler, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology
Department of Neurology, LSUHSC

Director, Children's Hospital of New Orleans Epilepsy Center
Co-Medical Director, LSUHSC Epilepsy Center

Children's Hospital
200 Henry Clay Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70118 
Phone: (504) 896-9859 
Fax: (504) 895-9547


BA Biochemistry - 2004
West Virginia University

MD - 2008
West Virginia University


Jeremy Toler, MD currently serves as Assistant Professor of Pediatric Neurology at LSUHSC in New Orleans, Director of Epilepsy at Children’s Hospital of New Orleans, and Co-Medical Director of the LSUHSC Epilepsy Center.  Dr. Toler originates from West Virginia, where he attended West Virginia University where he received a B.A. in Biochemistry in 2004 and his medical doctorate in 2008.  He completed his residency in child neurology at Louisiana State University in 2013.  Following residency, Dr. Toler completed a fellowship in pediatric epilepsy at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus in 2014.  He then remained at the University of Colorado and Children’s Hospital Colorado as Assistant Professor of Child Neurology.  In August 2016, Dr. Toler rejoined the faculty at Louisiana State University. 

Clinical Interests

Dr. Toler’s clinical interests include epilepsy surgery, complicated epilepsy management, and diet therapies.  He is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and the American Epilepsy Society.  He holds board certifications in child neurology and epilepsy.  Dr. Toler also has a special interest in health advocacy and policy.  He is an active member of the American Medical Association and GLMA:  Health Professionals Advancing LGBT Equality. 

Selected Publications

Mader EC, Miller D, Toler JM, Olejniczak PW. Focal Epileptiform Discharges Can Mimic Electrode Artifacts When Recorded on the Scalp Near a Skull Defect. J Investig Med High Impact Case Rep. 2018;6:2324709618795305. Published 2018 Aug 21. doi:10.1177/2324709618795305

Toler J, Deputy S, Zakris E, Begue RE.  Cognitive Dysfunction After Cranial Radiation for a Brain Tumor.  J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2016; 5(1):  96-99