John R. Adler, MD

Stereotactic neurosurgeon

Stanford Neuroscience Health Center

Vascular Malformations Clinic

Cyberknife Stereotactic Radiosurgery Program

Cranial Base Center

Cyberknife Stereotactic Radiosurgery Program at Advanced Medicine Center Building

  • 875 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Clinic D
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-725-0084
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Cyberknife Stereotactic Radiosurgery Program at Stanford Neuroscience Health Center

Professional Education

  • Residency: Brigham and Women's Hospital Harvard Medical School (1985) MA
  • Fellowship: Harvard Medical School (1982) MA
  • Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital (1984) MA
  • Board Certification: Neurological Surgery, American Board of Neurological Surgery (1990)
  • Fellowship: Karolinska Institute (1986) Sweden
  • Internship: Peter Bent Brigham Hospital (1981) MA
  • Medical Education: Harvard Medical School (1980) MA
  • MD, Harvard University, Medicine (1980)
  • AB, Harvard College (1976)

Honors & Awards

  • Outstanding Achievement in Medicine, Santa Clara Valley Medical Association (2007)
  • The Inaugural Ideals of Entepreneurship Award, Emerging Entepreneurs in Biomedical Technology, Biodesign Group, Stanford University (2005)

Administrative Appointments

  • CEO, Accuray, Inc. (1999 - 2002)
  • Chairman, Accuray, Inc. (1999 - 2004)
  • Vice President, Western Neurosurgical Society (2005 - 2006)
  • President, Cyberknife Society (2003 - 2008)
  • Founder and Member of the Board of Directors, Accuray, Inc. (1991 - 2009)

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