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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Top Care Areas

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

Spondylosis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Adametz'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.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

47  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • 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
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
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26  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Part of Spine Program in Top 1% in Nation, 2012
Media & Publications

Dr. Adametz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Adametz's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Adametz to family and friends
32 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (4)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Adametz's 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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

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...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...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...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...more
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