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Neurological Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
25 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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Patient Reviews

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Philip Adelson is Excellent. Dr. Adelson has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 4.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 4.0
Spends Time with Me 4.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Philip Adelson, FAAP, FACS, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 16 areas:
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Injuries
  • Brain Ischemia
  • Closed Head Injuries
  • Complex Partial Epilepsy
  • Concussion
  • Craniotomy (Brain Surgery)
  • Epilepsy
  • Head Trauma (Craniocerebral Trauma)
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Movement Disorders
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Temporal Lobe Epilepsy

Education & Awards

Dr. Adelson graduated from Columbia University, New York. He has 3 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Brain Injuries
Temporal Lobe Epilepsy
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2006 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)


Dr. Adelson has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • St Joseph's Hospital 
  • CHANDLER REGIONAL Medical Center 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Philip David Adelson FAAP, FACS, and MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 25 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
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Dr. Philip Adelson practices Neurological Surgery near Phoenix, AZ.
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