• At A Glance
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  • Bio
    Dr. Adam Lipson is a board-certified neurosurgeon specializing in brain tumors, pituitary tumors, and minimally-invasive techniques for spinal surgery. He graduated from Harvard Medical School with honors in 2000, then continued his training with neurosurgical residencies at the University of Washington and at Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA. His clinical interests are in minimally invasive spine surgery, spinal deformity, spinal cord stimulation surgery for chronic pain syndromes, radiosurgery, brain tumors, spine tumors and deep brain stimulation for movement disorders. He performed in New Jersey’s first frameless Deep Brain Stimulator procedure for movement disorders in the spring of 2010. In 1998, he was awarded a prestigious Fulbright Fellowship to study neuro-regeneration at the Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm, Sweden. In 2011, he traveled to Vietnam to perform scoliosis surgery on children and educate local surgeons for Project Butterfly. Committed to helping advance his field, he gives numerous talks and lectures each year to colleagues and other medical professionals. He has written over 20 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters. Dr. Lipson is an active member of several national and international professional organizations including the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Congress of Neurological Surgeons, North American Spine Society, North American Neuromodulation Society and AO Spine.
    Clinical Expertise

    Neurology, Neurosurgery

    Clinical Interests

    Spine surgery; disc replacement surgery; scoliosis; spine tumor; brain tumor; pituitary tumor; minimally invasive spine surgery

  • Fellowship

    St. George's Medical Center, London, UK 2005

    Medical School

    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 2000

    Internship

    University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 2001

    Residency

    University of Washington, Seattle, WA 2006 Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA 2008

  • Insurance

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    • Aetna
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield Omnia
    • Blue Cross/Blue Shield NJ
    • Cigna
    • Cigna Healthcare/Great West
    • Empire BCBS
    • Great-West (Cigna)
    • Horizon BCBS
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    • Horizon Casualty Services (Worker's Comp & No Fault)
    • Independence BCBS
    • Multiplan
    • New Jersey Manufacturers through Horizon Casualty
    • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Health Plan PPO
    • QualCare Workers Comp
    • United Healthcare
    • United Medicare Advantage Private Fee For Service Plans (PFFS)