Dental Staff

All professionals at Adams Dentistry maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.

Joel C. Adams, D.M.D.

Dr. Joel C. Adams grew up in Cullman, graduating from Cullman High School in 1996, Birmingham-Southern College in 2000, and the University of Alabama School of Dentistry in 2004. Following dental school, Dr. Adams served as a Captain in the United States Air Force, 81st Dental Squadron at Keesler Air Force Base in Biloxi, Mississippi. He gained multitudes of dental experience and knowledge through rotations in the oral surgery, endodontic, and periodontal departments. While stationed at Keesler, Dr. Adams was awarded the 81st Dental Squadron Company Grade Officer of the Year and the 81st Medical Group Outstanding Dental Junior Officer of the Year.

Following completion of his active duty commitment, Dr. Adams moved back to Cullman in 2007 where he has been blessed to practice dentistry with his father, Dr. R. Clyne Adams. He is married to the beautiful Mallory Adams and they have one son, Silas.

Dr. Adams is an active member of the American Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentistry. Through these associations and over 20 hours of continued education a year, Dr. Adams gains and maintains the necessary dental knowledge and skills to educate his patients with the most up to date oral health information and provide the highest quality dental treatment available.

R. Clyne Adams, D.M.D.

Dr. R. Clyne Adams, a native of Choctaw County, Alabama and a 1971 graduate of the University of Alabama School of Dentistry, has been married to Martha Fromhold Adams for 48 years. Dr. Adams and his wife, Martha, have three children all of which are practicing dentists.

After finishing dental school, Dr. Adams completed state board exams in South Carolina, Georgia, Mississippi, and Alabama before starting practice in Cullman, AL. in 1973.

As a member of the American Dental Association and a Fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry, Dr. Adams strives to keep up with the latest and most advanced dental procedures in order to provide the best treatment for our patients.