Dr. Robert F. Adams, MD

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Specializes in Rheumatology • Male • Age 76

388 S Pauline St
Memphis, TN 38104
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Dr. Adams' Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Methodist North Hospital
3960 New Covington Pike
Memphis, TN 38128
Methodist University Hospital
1265 Union Avenue
Memphis, TN 38104

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Adams

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Arthritis Group
Arthritis Group
388 S Pauline St
Memphis, TN 38104
Arthritis Group
6263 Poplar Ave Ste 503
Memphis, TN 38119
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    Dr. Adams' Experience

    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Rheumatology
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    • Joint Drainage
    • Steroid Injections
    2
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Arthritis
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Giant Cell Arteritis
    • Gout
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lupus Erythematosus
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Polymyositis
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    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Scleroderma
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spondylitis
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Systemic Vasculitis
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    Background Check for Dr. Adams

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Tennessee.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University of Tennessee / Memphis / College of Medicine & Surgery
    Graduated in 1963

    Internship Hospital

    Graduate Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    U Mich Hosps

    Fellowship Hospital

    U Tenn Hosp
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Adams & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Adams' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Adams has admitting privileges:

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    • Methodist North Hospital

    • Methodist University Hospital

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Adams

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Adams to family and friends

    18 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Adams' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    18 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    18 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    18 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 17 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Adams
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    18 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    18 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    18 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    18 responses
    below
    national average

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Arthritis Group
    388 S Pauline St
    Memphis, TN 38104
    (901) 525-0278 (Office)
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    Arthritis Group
    6263 Poplar Ave Ste 503
    Memphis, TN 38119
    (901) 525-0278 (Office)
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