Dr. Robert Adams, MD

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Specializes in Rheumatology • Male • Age 77

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

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Dr. Adams' Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Procedures Dr. Adams Performs

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection

Conditions Dr. Adams Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Methodist University Hospital
1265 Union Ave
Memphis, TN 38104

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

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

    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
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    • Joint Drainage
    • Steroid Injection
    2
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
    • Arthritis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chondrocalcinosis
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Foot Conditions
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Knee Disorders
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • 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
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    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Polymyositis
    • Psoriatic Arthritis
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Scleroderma
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spondylitis
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Systemic Vasculitis
    • Temporal Arteritis
    • Vascular Disease
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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 87.4% 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 Methodist University Hospital where Dr. Adams has admitting privileges:

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    • Methodist University Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Adams

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    2.5
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    2.5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Adams to family and friends

    2.5 out of 5

    14 responses

    Dr. Adams' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    2.9 out of 5

    14 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    2.8 out of 5

    14 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3 out of 5

    14 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    31 – 45 minutes

    14 responses

    Experience with Dr. Adams

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    2.9 out of 5

    14 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    2.6 out of 5

    14 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    2.5 out of 5

    14 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    2.6 out of 5

    14 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Adams accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    • Principal Life
    • Qualchoice
    • Simplifi
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    Office Locations

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    Arthitis Group
    388 S Pauline St
    Memphis, TN 38104
    (901) 525-0278 (Office)
    (901) 526-9014 (Fax)
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    Arthitis Group
    6263 Poplar Ave Ste 503
    Memphis, TN 38119
    (901) 525-0278 (Office)
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