Ian M. Walker, MD

4.68 out of 5 (148 ratings, 40 reviews)
Ratings and Reviews


Cooper University Health Care Titles

  • Neurologist

Cooper Medical School of Rowan University Titles

  • Assistant Professor of Neurology

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (General)

Professional Type

Cooper and Inspira Neuroscience / Cooper University Physician



About Me

Ian Walker, MD, grew up in Dallas, TX, and completed his undergraduate studies at Yale University. Following graduation, he participated in nonprofit work on health policy in Washington, DC, before receiving his medical degree from the UT Southwestern Medical School. During his time as a medical student, he conducted research on ketogenic diet therapy in children with refractory epilepsy. Dr. Walker completed his internship at New York Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, neurology residency at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and movement disorders fellowship at University of Pennsylvania Health System. His research interests include development of biomarkers in Parkinson's disease and analysis of gait abnormalities in Huntington’s disease. Outside of medicine, he enjoys songwriting, playing music with friends, and tennis.

Office Locations

Cherry Hill
Cooper and Inspira Neuroscience at Cherry Hill

2339 Route 70 West
4th Floor
Cherry Hill , NJ 08002
Phone: 855.306.3876
Fax: 856.546.8527
Maps & Directions

Education & Training

Medical SchoolUniversity of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas TX
InternshipMedicine - NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital, Brooklyn, NY
ResidencyNeurology - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
FellowshipMovement Disorders - University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA

Special Interests

Movement disorders, Parkinson's disease


Walker IM, Fullard ME, Morley JF, Duda JE. Olfaction as an early marker of Parkinson's disease and Alzheimer's disease. Handb Clin Neurol. 2021;182:317-329. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-12-819973-2.00030-7. PMID: 34266602.

Walker IM, Riboldi GM, Drummond P, Saade-Lemus S, Martin-Saavedra JS, Frucht S, Bardakjian TM, Gonzalez-Alegre P, Deik A. PPP2R5D Genetic Mutations and Early-Onset Parkinsonism. Ann Neurol. 2021 Jan;89(1):194-195. doi: 10.1002/ana.25943. Epub 2020 Nov 5. PMID: 33098144.

Ratings and Reviews

Ratings and reviews come from patient responses to health care provider-related questions on the Clinician and Group Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CG-CAHPS) Patient Experience Survey that Cooper sends to patients after outpatient office visits.  Learn more about our survey and how ratings are calculated >>

Overall Rating

4.68 out of 5 (148 ratings, 40 reviews)
Dec 12, 2023
First time patient. Came in for 2nd opinion. Very pleased with Dr. Walker. He will be my Dr. Goi forward.
Dec 12, 2023
I was very satisfied with the services received.
Nov 12, 2023
My overall experience is good
Nov 12, 2023
I had a good experience. Please note that this was a visit with my neurologist. So he was providing guidance for Parkinson's Disease.
Nov 12, 2023
I had a wonderful visit.
Nov 12, 2023
This office has always been efficient from checking in, the nurse taking my vitals, and doctor entering room. I have never waited more than 5 minutes from time nurse leaves room until my Dr. Walker comes in.
Oct 12, 2023
Dr Walker is excellent, he addresses my condition and any questions that I have completely.
Sep 12, 2023
Dr Walker is very kind, respectful and cares about his patients.
Sep 12, 2023
Dr. Walker was very nice and helpful. Explained my condition and went over and changed medication and discussed possible direction to go to help me. Am working on trying to schedule appt. To see Neuro Surgeon. Office clean and personnel very nice.
Sep 12, 2023
Very apparent that the doctor cares about his patients.