A graduate of LSU and LSU Medical School in New Orleans, Dr. Walton completed his Otolaryngology residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, serving as the chief resident during his 5th year of training. As the chief resident, Dr. Walton received the Resident of the Year award annually given to an outstanding resident physician at the University of Texas Medical Branch along with being named the outstanding Otolaryngology resident. Dr. Walton received his residency degree and is board-certified through the American Academy of Otolaryngology.
Dr. Walton sees both pediatric and adult patients with the full spectrum of ear, nose, and throat disorders. Dr. Walton has special interests in allergy and sinus disorders with specialized training in minimally invasive surgery of the sinuses and eustachian tube.
Recently, Dr. Walton was named a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy. He also has specialized training in salivary gland disorders with interests in gland-preserving surgeries. When not enjoying his practice, Dr. Walton is an avid LSU fan and enjoys outdoor activities including running, tennis and golf. Dr. Walton has settled into Baton Rouge with his wife, Lindsey, and his 4 children and enjoys being back in Louisiana.