Adam Hickerson earned his MD and Masters of Physiology from Loma Linda University in 2005. He went on to complete his internship and urology residency at The University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. Although he enjoyed his tour of the East Coast he returned to practice in California and joined Inland Urology in 2009 and completed his Board Certification in 2011.
Dr. Hickerson is a member of the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. Throughout his academic and medical career he has received many research and scholarship awards. His training afforded him significant experience with laparoscopic and robotic surgery and he has specific interests in renal and prostate cancer. He is the only robotic surgeon in the Inland area who performs the full complement of robotic surgeries, including prostatectomies, partial nephrectomies and cystectomies. In addition to larger cancer surgeries, Dr. Hickerson practices general urology.
Since 2010 Dr. Hickerson has been an Associate Professor at USC, Keck School of Medicine and has privileges at a number of Inland Valley hospitals, including San Antonio Community Hospital.