Dr. Lawrence Adams, MD

Dr. Lawrence Adams, MD

Pediatric Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
62 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Lawrence Adams, MD is a pediatric gastroenterology specialist in West Palm Beach, FL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from St George's University in 1981 and specializes in pediatric gastroenterology.Read his story

Palm Beach Pediatric Gastroenterology

5325 Greenwood Ave Ste 304

West Palm Beach, FL 33407
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Medicaid

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Top Care Areas


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

more than 89% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
more than 86% of peers
more than 85% of peers

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Dr. Adams' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Adams "Awards 2017 Castle Connolly Top Doctor 2015 Best Doctors in America 2013 Boca Raton Super Doctors 2012 Florida Super Doctors - 2011 Florida Super Doctors – South Florida Edition 2011 Castle Connolly Top Doctor 2009 Best Doctors in America 2009 Consumers' Research Council of America – America's Top Pediatricians 2009 Florida Super Doctors – South Florida Edition 2008 Florida Super Doctors – South Florida Edition 2007 Palm Beach County Medical Society – Project Access (providing healthcare to the uninsured) Certificate of Appreciation"


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Adams "We Take care of children as if they were our own."


  • Pediatric Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

Conditions Treated


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Boston University School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • St George's University
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Umdnj Chldns/u Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Schneider Chldns Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Umdnj Chldns/u Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Miami Metro Magazine “Top Doctors 2001”, 2001
  • Consumers’ Research Council of America “Guide to, 2004
  • Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America Florida Chapter - Lifetime, 2004
  • South Florida Magazine “South Florida’s Top Doctors”, 1997
  • 2003 Consumers’ Research Council of America “Guide to, 2003
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
based on 15 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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Dr. Adams' Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Loxahatchee Fl
If you are looking for the best pediatric GI doctor, you found him. Crohn’s disease was diagnosed for my daughter at 7 1/2 years old. As heart breaking this diesel is, Dr Adams, kept my daughter out of the hospital for 13 years. Sadly my daughter is turning 21 and we must go to an adult specialist...more
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in Boca Raton
Great doctor who has helped me over the past 5 years. Very personable and knowledgeable and highly recommend.
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in West Palm Beach, FL
I highly recommend Dr. Adams. I have 2 children with Crohn's disease & he and his staff have always been very nice to me & my kids. My youngest wasn't diagnosed right away until I changed pediatricians & we ended up going to a hematologist who then told me my son had blood in his poop & to see a...more
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