Department Neurological Surgery
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Florida - Weston
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages Arabic, English, French
Surgeon Yes
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Electromyography
  • General Neurology
  • Immunomodulatory
  • Infusion Therapy
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Neurology
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Alzheimer's and Dementia
  • Epilepsy
  • Headaches
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Neurologic Conditions
  • Neuromuscular Disease
  • Stroke
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Insurance

Insurance

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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2012

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Skull Base Surgery
Little Rock, AR USA
2002

Residency - University of Montreal, Notre-Dame Hospital
Neurosurgery
Montreal,
2001

Internship - University of Montreal, St-Luc Hospital
Montreal,
1996

Medical School - University of Montreal Faculty of Medicine
Montreal, Quebec,
1995

Professional Highlights

  • Member of the Editorial Board "Contemporary Neurosurgery"

Certifications

  • Neurological Surgery

Awards & Honors

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons Canada

Memberships

  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • North American Skull Base Society
  • Canadian Society of Neurological Surgeons
  • Southern Neurosurgical Society
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 3/23/2017, Dr. Adada has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Consulting and/or Speaking. Dr. Adada receives fees of $5,000 or more per year as a paid consultant, speaker or member of an advisory committee for the following companies:

  • Medtronic plc

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

99 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Listens 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Knows Medical History 4.8
Time Spent with Patient 4.6
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

13 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jun 12, 2017

Dr. Adada always treats the patient with a great deal of respect. He is a compassionate person as well as a skilled surgeon. He has made it possible for me to live a full life once again.

Reviewed on May 4, 2017

Dr. Adada was terrific!

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2017

Dr. Adada is very caring and professional.

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2017

Dr. Adada was the only neurosurgeon of the four I saw who took the time to explain with patience, genuine care and humility.

Reviewed on Feb 6, 2017

Dr. Adada was the best and most complete.

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2017

Excellent physician care. I would recommend them for certain.

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2016

Physician follow-up was outstanding.

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2016

Dr Adada is an all time great! He is the best doctor that I have ever known!! I love him!

Reviewed on Nov 7, 2016

Physician made me feel secure.

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2016

Dr. Adada has great bedside manner.

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2016

Dr. Adada is a wonderful caring doctor. He is calm and explain everything well, so I felt so calm and reassure before and after surgery. Giving him a A + + + + and to his team also!

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2016

Dr Adada was very caring, attentive, and listened

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2016

Dr. Adada was great.

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