Dr. Geoffrey Adey, MD

Dr. Geoffrey Adey, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 62
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Dr. Geoffrey Adey, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Walnut Creek, CA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Univ Of Co Sch Of Med in 1989 and specializes in neurosurgery and neurological spine surgery.

1455 Montego Ste 200

Walnut Creek, CA 94598

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Delta Health System
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Adey's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Myelopathy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Adey treats Myelopathy more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Adey treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy
Brain Disorders
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Adey treats Brain Disorders more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Adey treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Hydrocephalus
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Adey treats Hydrocephalus more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Adey treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus

Dr. Adey's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Brain
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Carotid Ultrasound
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Paracentesis
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Geoffrey Adey, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Walnut Creek, CA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Univ Of Co Sch Of Med in 1989 and specializes in neurosurgery and neurological spine surgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1996
Mayo Clinic Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1995
Fletcher Allen Health Care Medical Center Hospital Campus
Residency Hospital
1990
Fletcher Allen Health Care Medical Center Hospital Campus
Internship Hospital
1989
Univ Of Co Sch Of Med
Medical School
1996
1995
1990
1989

Awards

Dr. Adey's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Adey

4.2

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
15.384615384615385%
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Doctor Adey is the best Neurosurgeon in the country as far as I’m concerned He not only performed a laminectomy on an arachnoid cyst that had calcified! He did a very difficult surgery and he has excellent bedside manners. If it wasn’t for Dr. Adey I wouldn’t be walking again today. I’m on my way...Read More
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This man does his surgery and says good bye. He is rude, does no follow up and sends you to physical therapy without telling the therapists why you are there. He refuses to give a referral for a post surgery complication, basically my experience is frustration. I had to pay for my post surgery...Read More
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I unfortunately had to have an emergency C5-C7 Laminectomy. I could not have asked for a better surgeon. He was so thorough, and didn't mind taking his time to help me understand my injury and what to expect during and after my surgery. I was so scared, but during the entire process, he remained...Read More
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He saved my life...he removed a tumor from my spinal column in January 2012...(Laminectomy C5-C7). I am well now and no more pain. He is the best of the best doctor that I ever met in my life. Thank you Dr. Adey!!
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Basic PPO
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Delta Health System
Health Net of California
Humana
MedHealthInsurance
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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