Dr. Joel Adams, MD

Dr. Joel Adams, MD

Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
Age 80
(4)
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Dr. Joel Adams, MD is a pulmonology specialist in Odessa, TX and has been practicing for 50 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 1963 and specializes in pulmonology.

500 N Washington Ave Ste 100

Odessa, TX 79761

Contact Information

(432) 580-9444

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Adams performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Smoking Cessation Counseling
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more than 60% of peers
Asthma
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more than 56% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
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more than 41% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1963
  • Los Angeles County-U S C Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1964
  • Los Angeles County-U S C Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1967
  • Los Angeles County-U S C Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1968

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Adams has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Adams' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Adams to family and friends
4.5
based on 4 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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Dr. Adams' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Midland, TX
Very experienced and knowledgeable. The time he takes with the patient is almost a throwback to a bygone era of personalized care and caring. MD's like him are rare and a pleasure to find.
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in Phoenix, AZ
He was great! My mom loves going to him. He has great bedside manner, and his staff is kind and courteous. He also is a concierge doctor which helps us a lot, because concierge patients can call him anytime about their medical needs.
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