How do I get in touch with my physician after office hours?
A physician is always available for emergencies after hours. Simply call the regular phone number and you will be directed to our answering service. The number is (256) 882-1785. If your physician is not on call, one of the other doctors will be available to help you. Remember, after-hour calls are for emergencies only.
How long does it take to get an appointment for an annual exam?
Our physicians’ appointment availability varies depending on the week. Please call our office to schedule your annual exam. We may be able to get you an appointment sooner than you think!
Do I always need to see my physician, or can I utilize the services of the nurse practitioner?
Our nurse practitioners are available for most all types of exams including pap smears, breast exams, obstetrical care, infections, birth control, etc. Our staff is available to assist you in making the appropriate provider selection. If your physician is unavailable, our nurse practitioner’s schedule is much more flexible.