Dr. Stephen Adjei, MD

Dr. Stephen Adjei, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 51

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Stephen Adjei, MD is a Pulmonologist in Baton Rouge, LA. Dr. Adjei has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Sleep-disordered Breathing, and Interstitial Lung Disease than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge and Ochsner Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Adjei to book an appointment.


Locations

Ochsner Medical Complex - The Grove

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(225) 228-3596
Pulmonary Services10310 The Grove Blvd Baton Rouge, LA 70836
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Ochsner Health Center - O'Neal

New Patient?
(225) 228-3596
Ochsner Health Center - O'Neal16777 Medical Center Dr Baton Rouge, LA 70816
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At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ See hospitals

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Dr. Adjei's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Adjei

4.1

Based on 23 ratings

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Well trained Dr. For pulmonologist, very thorough, for lung Dr. Go see Dr. Adjei
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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  • Long wait times
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Bret Zachary – Aug 22, 2020
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He does great work and is always responsive to my needs.
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Keller, TX – Jul 05, 2017
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Dr Adjei is an excellent Dr , He is a great listener and puts his patients first. He is responsive to my needs and is always available.
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Baton Rouge – Jul 05, 2017
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He is very knowledgeable and very smart doctor in his field..He example to you what's going on with you and what you need to do to help yourself..Nice man and a nice doctor ..
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WANDA D. LEE in Baton Rouge, LA – Dec 02, 2016
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He is a very caring Doctor. He makes you feel like you are his only patient! I have recommended to others and they love him too :)
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Adjei

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Adjei treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Adjei treats other conditions, please contact the office at (225) 761-5200.

Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.Compare with other Obstructive Lung Disease specialists.

Dr. Adjei typically treats 98% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Pulmonary Function Test
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Asthma
Emphysema
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Sleep-disordered Breathing

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.Compare with other Sleep-disordered Breathing specialists.

Dr. Adjei typically treats 100% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

Treatments
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Interstitial Lung Disease

Interstitial lung disease specialists diagnose and treat a range of conditions that cause scarring of lung tissue due to autoimmune disease or environment exposure to harmful materials.Compare with other Interstitial Lung Disease specialists.

Dr. Adjei typically treats 82% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Pulmonary Function Test
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Emphysema
Bronchitis
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Respiratory-tract Conditions

Immunologists diagnose and treat conditions such as pneumonia, bronchitis, and COPD that affect the respiratory system, including the nasal passages, bronchi and lungs.Compare with other Respiratory-tract Conditions specialists.

Dr. Adjei typically treats 83% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Asthma
Shortness of Breath
Pneumonia
Low Blood Oxygen Level
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Dr. Adjei's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arterial Line Insertion
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Adults
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Breath Testing
  • Breathing Disorders
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Common Cold
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Environmental Lung Disease
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Fungal Infections
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Occupational Lung Diseases
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Procedures
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Right Heart Catheterization (Swan-Ganz)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Ultrasound, Endobronchial
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventilator Management
  • Viral Infection
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Adjei accepts the following insurance:

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Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Choice Plus POS II
American Lifecare
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana PPO
Bluegrass Family Health
Worker's Compensation WC
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Community Health Choice
Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
Coventry Health Care of Louisiana HMO
Employers Health Network
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Worker's Compensation WC
Galaxy Health Network
Galaxy Health Network PPO
Worker's Compensation WC
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Special Needs Plan SNP
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
National Preferred Provider Network
PHCS
PPO Plus
PPO Plus PPO
Prime Health Services
Special Needs Plan
Special Needs Plan SNP
Three Rivers Provider Network
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
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United Healthcare
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Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

About Me

Biography

Dr. Stephen Adjei earned his medical degree from the University of Ghana Medical School and his master's degree in Public Health from Columbia University....Read more

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonology

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

Griffin Hospital- Yale School of Medicine, University of Cincinnati
Residency Hospital
University Of Ghana Medical School
Medical School
2009
University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
2003
New York Methodist Hosp
Internship Hospital
2001
Mailman School Of Public Health, Columbia University
1988
Prempeh College
Undergraduate School

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Affiliated Hospitals

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Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge, LA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

Ochsner Medical Center

New Orleans, LA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)
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