Dr. P David Adelson, MD

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Dr. P David Adelson, MD

Dr. P David Adelson, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Phoenix, AZ. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 31 years. Dr. Adelson is affiliated with Phoenix Children's Hospital, MIHS Maricopa Medical Center and Dignity Health - St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center.

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    Dr. Adelson's Performance
    • Trustworthiness
      EXCELLENT
    • Explains condition(s) well
      EXCELLENT
    • Answers Questions
      EXCELLENT
    • Time well spent
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      EXCELLENT
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    • Staff friendliness
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    • Average wait time
      Under 10 minutes
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    Dr. Adelson has been an amazing gift to our family. He has provided us with much comfort as we have navigated a difficult hospitalization. He took the time to fully explain complicated situations along with answering any and all questions. His team was also a bright light in our hospital stay, always providing the most compassionate care for our little man.
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    Dr. Adelson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Neurosurgery
    •  Board certified in Neurosurgery
    •  Malpractice claims in Arizona not available
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    • Neurosurgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Aneurysm
    • Ataxia
    • Bone Cancer
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brachial Plexus Injuries
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Disorders
    • Brain Injury
    • Brain Tumor
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Broken Neck
    • Cancer
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Chiari's Deformity
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Craniopharyngioma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Ear Disorders
    • Epilepsy
    • Fracture
    • Herniated Disc
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Low Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
    • Nerve Sheath Tumors
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Pituitary Gland Cancer
    • 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
    • Subdural Hemorrhage
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Torticollis
    • Traumatic Brain Injury
    • Tuberous Sclerosis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vertebral Column Tumors

    Education

    • Medical School
      Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons

      Graduated in 1986

    • Internship Hospital
      UCLA Sch of Med

      Completed in 1987

    • Residency Hospital
      UCLA Center For Health Sciences

      Completed in 1993

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Children's Hospital

      Completed in 1994

    • Undergraduate School
      Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons

      Graduated in 1982

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery
    • Pediatric Neurosurgery

    Procedures Performed

    • Brain Surgery
    • Brain Tumor Surgery
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Deep Brain Stimulation
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
    • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
    • Endoscopy
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Neuroplasty
    • Neurostimulation
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities