Dr. James Adametz, MD

Dr. James Adametz, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 62
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Dr. James Adametz, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in North Little Rock, AR and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences in 1982 and specializes in neurosurgery.

5201 Northshore Dr Ste 100

North Little Rock, AR 72118

Contact Information

(501) 225-0880

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Adametz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Adametz performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Adametz performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Adametz treats Degenerative Disc Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Adametz treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Adametz treats Spondylosis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Adametz treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Adametz's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Back Pain
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminectomy
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Microdiscectomy
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Myelopathy
Neck Pain
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Torticollis
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. James Adametz, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in North Little Rock, AR and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences in 1982 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1984
    University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences
    Residency Hospital
    1984
  • 1983
    University Of Arkansas Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1983
  • 1982
    University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences
    Medical School
    1982
  • 1978
    Hendrix College, Conway Arkansas
    Undergraduate School
    1978

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Part of Spine Program in Top 1% in Nation, 2012

Dr. Adametz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Adametz

3.5

Based on 32 reviews

5 Stars
56.25%
(18)
4 Stars
3.125%
(1)
3 Stars
3.125%
(1)
2 Stars
12.5%
(4)
1 Star
25%
(8)

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  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Adametz's Performance
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I was the first to sign in this morning for my appointment. My wife and I waited over an hour in the exam room to see the doctor. He comes in and says nothing about the wait and doesn't offer to even shake my hand. He didn't ask how much pain I was in or what made it worse, or what kind of pain it...Read More
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chose this Dr. because of his good reviews. My case is a workman's case so maybe that is why I felt like he didn't want to spend a lot of time with me, sort of dismissed me. Or maybe because he is a surgeon and I didn't need surgery, but really wanted to get questions answered and really do not...Read More
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I was referred to Dr. Adametz after rounds of physician visits to determine the cause of my neck and shoulder pain. After weeks of physical therapy and increasing pain, Dr. Adametz in one visit was able to pinpoint the cause of my pain and provide a solution. I was scheduled for surgery relatively...Read More
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Waited 2 hours just to be juggled around between doctors in this office. Only to be referred to my back doctor for more imaging which my back doctor doesn't provide. Back doctor tells me Dr. Adametz should have requested the imaging instead of passing the buck. He then completed a statement to my...Read More
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