Dr. Teresa Adams, MD

Colorectal Surgery •  Female • Age 42
  
Dr. Adams
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

AdventHealth East Orlando

7727 Lake Underhill Rd Orlando, FL 32822

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(407) 303-8110

Dr. Teresa Adams, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Orlando, FL and has over 15 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Adams has more experience with Colorectal Surgery than other specialists in her area. She graduated from Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In New Orleans medical school in 2005. She is affiliated with Adventhealth Orlando. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Adams to book an appointment.


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Dr. Adams accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Assurant Health
AvMed
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
BlueDental Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
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Commercial Insurance Company
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Practice Areas

Colorectal Surgery

Colorectal surgery treats conditions affecting the colon and rectum, including colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, diverticulitis and hemorrhoids, through procedures such as tumor removal, colectomy, colostomy and resection.

Typically treats 77% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Colon and Rectal Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Adams performs Colon and Rectal Surgery more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Adams performs this procedure more than 94% of their peers

Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Adams performs Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Adams performs this procedure more than 93% of their peers

Colectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Adams performs Colectomy more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Adams performs this procedure more than 90% of their peers

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Dr. Adams' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colitis
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Diverticulitis
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Rectal Surgery
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Repair of Rectocele With Robotic Assistance
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

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4.1

Based on 23 ratings

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Dr. Debeche was great in all areas. She was very understanding and explained procedure well from start to end.
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Surgery went just like she said Not bad at all. A very caring doctor that takes the time to talk and explain.
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Great Doctor who gives you confidence and assurance to put yourself in her hands. She quickly and promptly saw me and operated on me within a week. She has a great personality which makes you feel at ease and has time to explain everything to you. I cannot recommend her highly enough.
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Dr. Debecheadams and her staff are wonderful! She and her staff walked me through all the processes. They continued to check on me through my chemo and then surgery. Everyone was very helpful with the paperwork needed and my numerous phone calls. I would highly recommend Dr. Debecheadams!
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This web site does not like what I have to say. And it is totally positive so I will say nothing.
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The Doctor and her staff all treated me with respect and compassion for my medical issue. I recently under went surgery and am very pleased with the results.
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Teresa Debeche is not a worthy surgeon, or physician, for that matter. She deserves 0 stars but unfortunately that is not among the selections you can choose. She took it upon herself to surgically implant my son's intravenous port, which isn't even her field, and botched it so badly that a heart surgeon had to be called in to remove it and do it correctly. She then botched his colon surgery so that it couldn't be reversed and he then needed a permanent colostomy bag. Two weeks after his surgery she gave him a DRE, (Digital Rectal Exam) which should NOT be done until AT LEAST two to three MONTHS after colon surgery, which caused him pain and infections and caused his cancer to spread causing his death two years later. To add insult to injury, he was in constant severe pain the last two years of his life causing him to constantly need daily pain medication and she had the nerve to accuse him of "drug seeking". My son never touched drugs a day in his life un
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Excellent bedside manner. Thorough explanation of surgery. Love her staff. Follow up was great!
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Tricia Rawski in Winter Springs, FL – Mar 01, 2019
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Very happy with my care it took me a while to find a dr that cared and she found my issue right away. If I could have her as my dr all the time I would best dr ever!!
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Michael in Indialantic, fl – Apr 13, 2018
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Dr. Debeche-Adams is simply the best colorectal surgeon in Central Florida! I had Stage 3 Colon Cancer and Dr. Debeche-Adams removed the diseased portion of my colon and left Fallopian tube. My recovery time was less than a week and now I am cancer free! Praise the Lord in Jesus name! God sent her to me and I am so thankful! She is highly intelligent, friendly and a remarkable person ??
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Kourtney Baldwin in Orlando, Florida – Mar 06, 2018
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Dr. Debeche-Adams is very knowledgeable, a very skilled surgeon, and compassionate. 20-30 minute office wait times. I recommended her after my positive surgery/recovery to a coworker that also selected her as their surgeon and had a positive surgery/recovery.
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Teresa deBeche-Adams, MD, FACS, FASCRS, is a board-certified colon and rectal surgeon with advanced fellowship training who specializes in minimally invasive and robotic-assisted colorectal surgery, colonoscopy and surgical interventions for colon an...Read more

Specialties

  • Colorectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

2011
Center For Colon & Rectal Surgery At Florida Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2010
Ochsner/LSU
Residency Hospital
2006
Ochsner/LSU
Internship Hospital
2005
Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In New Orleans
Medical School
2000
Louisiana State University
Undergraduate School

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Locations

Practice

AdventHealth East Orlando7727 Lake Underhill Rd Orlando, FL 32822
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Center for Colon & Rectal Surgery

AdventHealth Medical Group Colorectal Surgery at Orlando2415 N Orange Ave Ste 300 Orlando, FL 32804
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Center for Colon & Rectal Surgery

AdventHealth Medical Group Colorectal Surgery at East Orlando258 S Chickasaw Trl Ste 201 Orlando, FL 32825
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Adventhealth Orlando

Orlando, FL

77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)