Mark J. Adams, M.D., M.B.A.

Mark J. Adams, M.D., M.B.A.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 648
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-6487
Fax: (585) 276-0429

Professional Bio

Professor of Clinical Radiology with an emphasis on musculoskeletal imaging. Heavily involved in local, state, and national politics of radiology and medicine, holding leadership positions at the state and national levels.

Awards & Honors (National)

Fellow | American College of Radiology
Beta Gamma Sigma | National Business Honor Society
Tau Beta Pi | National Engineering Honor Society
Pi Tau Sigma | National Mechanical Engineering Honor Society

Awards & Honors (Local)

cum laude | Lehigh University
JACR Award for the Recognition of Exceptional Manuscript Review for 2012 | J Am College of Radiology

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 26 available »

2013 Feb
Alan H. Matsumoto, Mark J. Adams, Jacqueline A. Bello, Kay D. Lozano, L.D. Ma, Seth A. Rosenthal, Timothy L. Swan et al. "Commentary on 'Culture Shift'–Radiologists and Radiation Oncologists Adding Value to the Health Care System." J Am Coll Radiol. 2013; 10(2): 99-100.
Adams, MJ. "Evaluation, Follow-up and Management of Lung Nodules". Doctor's Advice. 2013; .
2010 Jul
Adams MJ, Adams JL. "The Voice of Experience: Elimination of unnecessary cervical spine radiographs in the emergency department." J Am Coll Radiol. 2010; 7(7): 531-532.
Adams, MJ. "Question: "I'm concerned about the recent news concerning the safety of CT scans, especially for pediatric patients. What questions should I ask, if a doctor recommends a CT scan for my child?"". Doctor's Advice. 2010; .
2009 Dec
Adams JL, Adams MJ. "Image Gently." News of New York. Medical Society of the State of New York. 2009; 64(11): 12.

Current Appointments

Professor of Clinical Imaging Sciences - Department of Imaging Sciences (SMD) - Primary


Diagnostic Radiology - American Board of Radiology


MBA | Business Administration | University of Rochester1993
MD | Medicine | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent1982
BS | Mechanical Engineering | Lehigh University1977

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in Radiology at Rochester General Hospital07/01/1984 - 06/30/1987
Residency in Surgery at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1983 - 06/30/1984
Internship in Surgery at Barnes Hospital07/01/1982 - 06/30/1983