About Maïté Adams
Maïté Adams grew up “down the bayou” in Golden Meadow, Louisiana with her Cajun father and Belgian mother. Her love for medicine began as a teenager while helping to care for her grandfather.
She received her bachelor’s degree in nursing from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette in 2013. Following graduation, she moved to Houston and worked at Bayshore Medical Center and Texas Children’s Hospital. Upon moving back home to Louisiana, she worked at Ochsner Medical Center and St. Tammany Parish Hospital. She graduated summa cum laude with her master’s degree in nursing from Southeastern Louisiana University in 2018. She has enjoyed providing comprehensive and individualized care to her patients on the Northshore since that time.
She is a member of the Louisiana Association of Nurse Practitioners and the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. She places an emphasis on listening to her patients and guiding them on their healthcare journey in a manner that best suits their lifestyle and goals. She lives in Madisonville with her husband, daughter, and two dogs.
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In this fast-paced world that we now live in, we often forget to stop and take care of ourselves which can easily leave us “chasing our tails” when it comes to our health. Identifying and addressing potential medical problems before they become an issue is key to a healthy life. Think of your wellness exam as your yearly service and oil change.
Well- Woman Exam
As Women, we require a little more upkeep than our male counterparts. Annualwell-woman exams are important to ensure our bodies remain the beautifultemples they are meant to be. Pap smears, breast exams, and mammogramsdon’t have to be scary. Knowledge is power, and catching abnormalities early iskey to good outcomes.
Chronic Disease Management
If poorly managed, chronic diseases such as high blood pressure, diabetes, obesity, high cholesterol, COPD, anxiety, and depression can be truly debilitating. Together, we will work to identify the cause of the disease(s) and develop a plan that best suits your lifestyle and goals.
Acute Care Visits
No matter how healthy you are, we all get sick and have accidents from time to time. Whether you have a cold, sprained ankle, or your chef’s skills maybe weren’t as good as you remembered, having someone you can see same day is vital. There’s no need for expensive and time-consuming urgent care visits.
Are you or your child starting a new sport? Many sports groups require a physical prior to being able to try-out or partake in physical activity. The goal is to ensure you are healthy enough to participate and identify potential issues.
Having surgery can be scary. As with any medical decision, we weigh risks and benefits when making the decision to proceed with surgery. A proper pre-op evaluation is vital to ensure that your health is optimal to both endure the surgery itself and recover well.