J. Rick Adams, MD

Internal Medicine
21700 Kingsland Boulevard Suite 201
Katy, TX 77450 Get Directions
281.578.4839
J. Rick Adams, MD
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Annual Membership Fee

412.50every 3 months
825.00every 6 months
1,650.00each year

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

My goal as your private physician is to partner with you on a personalized plan for your total health: physical, mental, and spiritual. My expertise as a board certified internal medicine doctor is to diagnose and care for complicated illnesses and provide the medications needed to treat those illnesses. My passion is to find the risk factors for illnesses and help you prevent them before you need medicines and more serious care. As an MDVIP-affiliated primary care physician, I can provide each patient the time, resources, and personalized care needed to achieve their individualized health goals.

I have been practicing in my home town of Katy, Texas for more than 15 years. The local hospitals, Memorial Hermann Katy and Memorial Hermann Rehabilitation Hospital of Katy, are excellent facilities in which I continue to see my patients every day. My MDVIP-affiliated practice, which is similar to a concierge medicine practice, is located in the beautiful facility at the Katy Medical Complex on Kingsland Boulevard.
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Dr. Adams' Credentials

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Residency:
Michigan State University, Kalamazoo Center for Medical Students
Kalamazoo, MI
Internal Medicine 1998-2000
Designated Clinical Instructor Resident 1999-2000

Internship:
Michigan State University, Kalamazoo Center for Medical Students
Kalamazoo, MI
1997-1998

Medical School:
University of Texas, Medical Branch
Galveston, TX
Doctorate of Medicine 1997

Undergraduate:
Baylor University
Waco, TX
Bachelor of Arts, Biology 1991

American Board of Internal Medicine
Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital
Christus St. Catherine Hospital
Memorial Hermann Rehabilitation Hospital
Voted Best Internal Medicine Doctor, Readers Choice Katy Living Magazine 2013
Voted Best Physician, Katy Times Newspaper 2013
Medical Advisor, International Assistance Ministries 2000-present
Medical Advisor, Breath of Life Clinic 2001-2014
Gulf Coast Region Board, Christus Health 2007-2014
Chief of Staff, Katy Rehabilitation Hospital 2006-2007
Chief of Staff, Christus St. Catherine Hospital 2004-2005
"Utilizing Electronic Clinical Pathways in a Hospital Setting" Ongoing Research
"Documenting the Clinical Encounter" in Telemedicine: Practicing in the Information Age Lippincott-Raven Publishing 1998
Texas Medical Association
Harris Medical Association
Texas
from Mary Dana in TX March 21, 2018 for J. Rick Adams, MD

We love Dr. Adams & Team and MDVIP Program! We appreciate the special service we receive and having him available thru texts for questions, test results etc. They really care and want us to be healthy! We are thankful for this Peace of Mind!

from Judith (Judi) in TX March 15, 2018 for J. Rick Adams, MD

Here's to you, (Katy's) Top Doc!...
Many thanks from my kids and better-half for taking such personalized care of this (once was) white-coat patient! Everyone in our family is grateful to have you a phone call or email away when this mom/honey needs help!

Please know you are genuinely appreciated...

from Holly in TX March 13, 2018 for J. Rick Adams, MD
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Dear Dr. Adams.
How can I begin to thank you for the care and support you have provided not only me, but more importantly my parents. When I signed up for MDVIP, I anticipated having easier access to a doctor. You have certainly exceeded that expectation. Your availability and prompt responses make staying healthy so much easier. Thank you for for patiently explaining the answers to my… See more

from Betty in TX March 7, 2018 for J. Rick Adams, MD
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Love my Doc...Rick Adams is one in a million. Like part of my family...like one of my sons who genuinely cares for me. He is a dear friend who is always encouraging and uplifting which is very important to a 78 year old who has lots of aches and pains, some serious and some not so much, but all needing a good physician. He is my special brother in Christ. As a minister of the gospel it is… See more

from Leigh Anne in TX March 6, 2018 for J. Rick Adams, MD

Dr Adams is so personable, caring and responds so quickly. We love being cared for so well by such a great doctor.

from Mary Ann in TX March 5, 2018 for J. Rick Adams, MD

Dr Adams is always there when I need him and with my husband on dialysis, it seems I need him often. Thank you, Dr Adams

from Don in TX March 4, 2018 for J. Rick Adams, MD

I came down with the Flu on Christmas Eve. Texted Dr. Adams my symptons on Christmas Day. He made recommendations on over the counter drugs and got a prescription for Tamaflu within minutes. Caught it early and only had 5 days of fever and coughs. I hated to bother him on Christmas Day but I was in agony.

from Carol in TX March 4, 2018 for J. Rick Adams, MD

Hi Dr. Adams - I just want to thank you and your staff for the kind medical care you give me whenever I need it. You are very good in answering my questions quickly and I am comforted in knowing you are close by. Happy Doctor's Day -
Carol B.

from Douglas in TX March 1, 2018 for J. Rick Adams, MD

Dr. Rick is a 5. I have been with him since the summer of 2007 after suffering a stroke. Over the years working together I am 95 recovered and my A1C is now 5.5 down from the high 6s. He is more than my Doctor but a trusted adviser. I would be lost without him and his nurse Dodi.

from Eugene & Carole in TX March 1, 2018 for J. Rick Adams, MD

Dr. Adams,

Carole and I thank you for you attentiveness and rapid response to our situations.
Your practice is both an emotional comfort and physical solution for both of us.

Gene and Carole C.

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