One of Australia’s leading neurologists. Dr Adams is available for consultations regarding neurological issues involving the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves and muscles at his Gold Coast based private clinic, located in Pacific Private Day Hospital.   

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Neurology Appointments

Dr Adams is seeing new and review patients. Call (07) 55 912627 for an appointment.

  • Nerve Conduction Studies – EMG (Electromyography) are performed by Dr Adams.
    • No special preparation is necessary
    • Tests take approximately 30-45 minutes
  • Our specialist neurophysiology technician performs EEG (electroencephalography) for adults, children and babies.
    • In preparation, please remember to:
      • Wash and dry hair (shampoo or soap only, no conditioner or other hair products).
      • Eat something before the test.
      • Bring a bottle or comforter for babies and toddlers
      • The test takes approximately 30 minutes.

    Further Information

    • We take bookings for DVA patients, Workcover and insurance patients
    •  Medicare refunds are processed for you on the day
    • Reports are sent electronically via Medical Objects.

    Our Affiliations

    • Pindara Private Hospital
    • Gold Coast Private Hospital
    • Gold Coast University Hospital (QLD Health)

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About Dr Adams MB BS MD FRACP

ra Dr Adams completed his medical degree at Sydney University with honours before being awarded his Doctorate in Medicine for research on migraine and pain and being admitted as a Fellow into the Royal Australasian College of Physicians.

After broadening his experience in neurology at New York Hospital, he returned to Australia to establish his practice here on the Gold Coast in 1989.

Since then, Dr Adams has worked on the Gold Coast as a consultant neurologist in private practice and public and private hospital systems.

He combines his considerable medical knowledge and experience with a healthy respect for the body’s natural healing properties in the care of his patients.


1988   Doctor of Medicine; University of New South Wales

1978  Bachelor of Medicine; Bachelor of Surgery; University of Sydney

1987  Fellow of Royal Australasian College of Physicians

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You can contact Dr Richard Adams by calling (07) 5591 2627 or via completing the contact form below and one of our team will get back to you shortly.

Phone: (07) 5591 2627
Fax:       (07) 5532 3382

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