Dr. Stephen Adjei, MD

Dr. Stephen Adjei, MD

Pulmonology | Male | 47 years old

Dr. Stephen Adjei's special areas of interest are occupational and environmental lung diseases. He earned his medical degree from the University of Ghana Medical School and his master's degree in Public Health from Columbia University. He completed combined Internal Medicine/Preventive Medicine residency at Griffin Hospital, a Yale School of Medicine affiliated hospital, and his Occupational Medicine residency at the University of Cincinnati. He completed his fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Cincinnati. Dr. Adjei is board certified in Internal Medicine and board eligible in Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine and Occupational Medicine. Read more

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Dr. Stephen Adjei's special areas of interest are occupational and environmental lung diseases. He earned his medical degree from the University of Ghana Medical School and his master's degree in Public Health from Columbia University. He completed combined Internal Medicine/Preventive Medicine residency at Griffin Hospital, a Yale School of Medicine affiliated hospital, and his Occupational Medicine residency at the University of Cincinnati. He completed his fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Cincinnati. Dr. Adjei is board certified in Internal Medicine and board eligible in Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine and Occupational Medicine.Read more

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Dr. Adjei's Care Philosophy

Dr. Stephen Adjei's special areas of interest are occupational and environmental lung diseases. He earned his medical degree from the University of Ghana Medical School and his master's degree in Public Health from Columbia University. He completed combined Internal Medicine/Preventive Medicine residency at Griffin Hospital, a Yale School of Medicine affiliated hospital, and his Occupational Medicine residency at the University of Cincinnati. He completed his fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Cincinnati. Dr. Adjei is board certified in Internal Medicine and board eligible in Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine and Occupational Medicine.

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  •  Specializes in Pulmonology
  •  Board certified in Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease
  •  Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Adults
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Breathing Disorders
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Environmental Lung Disease
  • Fungal Infections
  • 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 Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Incompetence
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease

Education

  • Medical School
    University of Ghana / Medical School

    Graduated in 1996

  • Internship Hospital
    New York Methodist Hosp

    Completed in 2003

  • Residency Hospital
    Griffin Hospital-Yale School Of Medicine

    Completed in 2005

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine

    Completed in 2009

  • Undergraduate School
    Prempeh College

    Graduated in 1988

  • Other Education
    Mailman School Of Public Health, Columbia University

    Completed in 2001

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Occupational & Environmental Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arterial Line Insertion
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Procedures
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Management
  • Right Heart Catheterization (Swan-Ganz)
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thoracentesis
  • Ultrasound, Endobronchial