Dr. Derrick Hendricks Adams , DO

Dermatology and Family Medicine

(530) 527-0414

Lassen Medical Group
2450 Sister Mary Columba Dr
Red Bluff, CA 96080


Derrick H. Adams, D.O., FAOCD Board Certified, Dermatology Following an extensive national search, Dr. Adams has been appointed Chief of Dermatology for Lassen Medical Group and Medical Director of Vita Dermatology and Laser Institute. He will be leading a team of clinicians in expanding the accessibility of cosmetic dermatology for the North State. Dr. Adams is Board Certified in Dermatology. He received his Medical Degree from Oklahoma State University and completed his residency in Dermatology at Michigan State University. Prior to joining Lassen Medical Group, he served as Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology at Michigan State University. Prior to entering his dermatology residency, Dr. Adams served as a primary care physician in the United States Air Force for five years, serving in both Texas and California. Dr. Adams left the Air Force with the rank of Major. He has published extensively, not only in dermatology, but also in pharmacology. His professional memberships include the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, American Osteopathic College of Dermatology, American Osteopathic Association, and DO Care International. Dr. Adams has a wide range of interests and brings a broad background to each patient visit. Oil painting and sculpting are two of his hobbies that complement his approach to helping patients look and feel their best. He also has interest in the history of medicine in native and ancient cultures.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 18 Years

Languages Spoken: Spanish and English

Education & Training

Medical School: Oklahoma State University College Of Osteopathic Medicine

Graduation Date: in 2002

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Saint Elizabeth Community Hospital

Specialties: Dermatology and Family Medicine

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Bronze 60 PPO SHOP
  • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
  • Blue Shield CA PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Silver 70 PPO
  • BS CA Platinum 90 PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health PPO
  • Health Net CA PPO
  • Health Net CA Primary EPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Multiplan PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Adams's Office Information

Fax: (530) 052-8442
Website: Lassenmedical.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM

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