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Gareth John Adams, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Baylor College of Medicine


Assistant Professor
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX US


17198 St. Luke's Way (Clinic)
Suite 600
The Woodlands, Texas 77384
United States
(936) 266-2450
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  • Diplomate
    American Board of Neurological Surgery

  • Q2719
    Texas Board of Medical Examiners


  • BS from Texas A&M University
    12/1996 - College Station, Texas United States
  • PhD from Baylor College of Medicine
    03/2003 - Houston, Texas United States
  • MD from Baylor College of Medicine
    05/2004 - Houston, Texas United States
  • Fellowship at University of Washington
    06/2011 - Washington, District of Columbia United States
  • Residency at Baylor College of Medicine
    06/2010 - Houston, Texas United States
  • Internship at Baylor College of Medicine
    06/2005 - Houston, Texas United States


  • English


  • Male

Professional Statement

Dr. Adams earned his medical degree and completed neurosurgery residency training at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, followed by the completion of a combined neurosurgery and orthopedic spine surgery fellowship at the University of Washington in Seattle. After practicing in Washington for four years, he returned to Texas to join the Baylor College of Medicine Department of Neurosurgery and to establish a practice in The Woodlands. Dr. Adams is a board certified specialist in general cranial and spinal neurosurgery, with additional subspecialty expertise in minimally invasive spinal surgery, complex spinal surgery including spine tumors, spinal reconstruction, and brain and spine trauma. As an active faculty member in the Baylor Department of Neurosurgery, Dr. Adams enjoys the full support of a team of neurosurgeons with subspecialty expertise that spans the entire range of neurosurgical disorders, as well as access to the newest technologies and therapies.

Professional Interests

  • Minimally invasive spinal surgery
  • Complex spine surgery

Physician Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Spine Neurosurgery
  • Spine Surgery


  • AANS
  • CNS