Dr. Deanna Sasaki-Adams, MD

Dr. Deanna Sasaki-Adams, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 42
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Dr. Deanna Sasaki-Adams, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Chapel Hill, NC and has been practicing for 7 years. She graduated from University Of Wisconsin Medical School in 2003 and specializes in neurosurgery.

101 Manning Dr

Chapel Hill, NC 27514

Contact Information

(919) 843-4609

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
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Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
very high
more than 99% of peers
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
very high
more than 99% of peers
Brain Aneurysm
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

59  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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17  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • University Of Wisconsin / Madison
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • University Of North Carolina
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University Of North Carolina
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Saint Louis University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sasaki-Adams has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sasaki-Adams' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sasaki-Adams

4.4

Based on 7 reviews

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Dr. Sasaki-Adams looked after my daughter after she had an AVM that ruptured in Dec. 2011, and she continued to see her until 2014. We could not have had a kinder, more compassionate doctor. While my daughter was in the PICU and we were trying to process all that was going on, Dr. Adams spent a...Read More
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L. Royal in STEDMAN, NC – Jun 02, 2018
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Entire experience I've had with this physician and staff have been unprofessional with absolutely no bedside manner. From her rude nurses to everyone else on her team, all of which make you feel as though your questions are a waste of time and they have better things to do while they rush you in...Read More
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