Dr. David Adams, Pediatric Neurology

Dr. David Adams, Pediatric Neurology

  • David J. Adams MD
  • Appointments:
  • Office: 714-509-7601
  • Specialty: Neurology
  • Board Certified: Pediatrics; Child Neurology

Dr. David Adams is a board-certified pediatric neurologist at CHOC in Orange County, California. As an expert in pediatric neurology, Dr. Adams cares for babies, kids and teens with a wide variety of neurologic conditions. He specializes in new and intractable epilepsy, as well as comorbid neurodevelopmental disorders.

Dr. Adams is an active member of CHOC’s level 4 epilepsy center and participates in weekly epilepsy surgery conferences. He also works in the autism and epilepsy co-occurring clinic at the Thompson Autism and Neurodevelopmental Center at CHOC.

Dr. Adams is currently working with Dr. Daniel Shrey on research for Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (LGS) and infantile spasms.

“Neurology is like a puzzle. It doesn’t always make sense at first, but you have to gather all the pieces before you can put the full picture together.” – Dr. Adams

David J. Adams MD is on staff at CHOC Hospital in Orange .


CHOC Neuroscience Institute Outpatient Center
505 S. Main St., Suite 350
Orange, CA 92868

Thompson Autism and Neurodevelopmental Center at CHOC
170 S. Main St.
Orange, CA 92868


  • Medical School
    Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN
  • Residency, Child Neurology, 
    University of Illinois Medical Center, Chicago, IL
  • Fellowship
    UCI Medical Center, Orange, CA