Dr. Joel Adams, MD

Dr. Joel Adams, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  
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Age 81
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Dr. Joel Adams, MD is a pulmonologist 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 pulmonary disease.

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

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

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

Dr. Adams's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

2  Board Certifications

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

42  Conditions Treated

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7  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

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Adams to family and friends
5 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
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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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

If your looking for a dr. in dr. Adams field don't go any farther. The time he spends with you almost makes you feel guilty. Odessa is blessed to have him. Office staff is incredible.
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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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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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