Dr Adams undertook specialist training in respiratory medicine in London largely at Kings College Hospital, St Thomas’s and Guys. His MD was undertaken in relation to evidence based medicine in airways disease under the mentorship of Professor Paul W Jones at St George’s Hospital Medical School. He was appointed as a consultant physician in general and respiratory medicine at Worthing Hospital in 2005.
Dr Adams is involved in the teaching of undergraduate medical students, foundation doctors, core training grade doctors and specialist training doctors in respiratory medicine. He has 17 years of experience in fibreoptic bronchoscopy and non-invasive ventilation (NIPPV) and is competent in a range of pleural procedures including the deployment of tunnelled indwelling pleural catheters.