Dr. Gareth Adams, MD

Dr. Gareth Adams, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 43
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Dr. Gareth Adams, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in The Woodlands, TX and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 2004 and specializes in neurosurgery and neurological spine surgery.

17350 St Lukes Way Ste 310

The Woodlands, TX 77384

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • CoreSource
  • First Choice Health
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • 17 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Adams performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Spondylosis
normal
more than 78% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 73% of peers
Spine Disorders
normal
more than 56% of peers

Dr. Adams's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Adams "I believe in compassionate, patient-centered care. I will always work to provide you with the most complete information to help you make informed decisions and fully participate in your care. Although I?m a surgeon, I will always recommend the best treatment for you, whether that treatment is surgery or conservative non-surgical treatments."

2  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

50  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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19  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Texas A&M University / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Baylor University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University of Washington
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Adams has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Adams' Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Adams to family and friends
11 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Adams' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

In 2012 I fell and burst fractured by L1 vertebra. Dr. Adams performed the surgery, fusing 5 vertebrae, and put me back together. He is very shy, but don't mistake that for a lack of skill or sensitivity. I would recommend anyone to his care without hesitation.
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