Hoover - UAB Medicine Hoover
UAB Health Center Hoover Physicians
Mark LeJeune, MD, Lisha Thornton, MD
Jennifer Miller, MD, Marina Brainin, MD(standing)
UAB Medicine-Hoover is located at Lake Crest Centre, 2321 Hwy. 150, Hoover, AL 35244. Our office hours are from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mondays through Fridays, except for holidays. Please call (205) 989-7254 with any questions.
Beginning May 1, 2014, Dr. John Holcombe will relocate to UAB Palliative Care and will no longer be seeing patients at UAB Medicine Hoover. To request copies of your medical record to be sent to another provider, please download the Authorization for Use or Disclosure of Patient Information and fax the completed form to 205-989-4202 or mail to: UAB Medicine-Hoover, 2312 Highway 150, Suite2-250, Birmingham, AL 35244.
You do not need a doctor’s referral to make an appointment. To schedule, reschedule, or cancel an appointment, please call (205) 989-7254. We appreciate your cancellation at least 24 hours in advance.
Please arrive 30 minutes before a new-patient appointment to allow for completion of registration paperwork and 10 minutes prior to appointment time for return patients.
To save time, you can download, print and complete our new patient form prior to your visit.
After Hours and Emergencies
In case of an after-hours emergency, please call 205.989.7254 and follow the prompts to page a physician. If it is an urgent medical emergency, call 911.
What to Bring with You
When you come to your appointment, please bring your insurance card, a photo ID, bottles of any prescription and over-the-counter medications, vitamins, and dietary supplements that you are currently taking, and any pertinent medical information from other health care providers.
Please arrive 30 minutes before a new-patient appointment to allow for completion of registration paperwork.
Your insurance co-pay is expected at the time of your visit. If you are a private-pay patient, full payment is expected upon completion of your appointment. Our financial counselors are available to all patients to discuss any problems or special circumstances.
It is our policy to file insurance claims with Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Medicare, Medicaid, UAB VIVA, and VIVA Health, as well as most other insurance providers. When you call for an appointment, we will verify your coverage.
Please allow 2 to 4 weeks from the time of any lab or other tests to be completely processed. You will be notified of any normal test results either by telephone, mail, or at your next office visit. Any important abnormal lab or test values will be relayed to you by your physician as soon as the results are obtained.
To obtain a refill for any medications prescribed by this clinic, please call (205) 989-7254 between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. Please have your pharmacy telephone number available to provide to our staff. Allow 24 to 48 hours for routine prescriptions to be filled. We suggest calling your drugstore prior to pick-up to make sure your medication is ready.
Patients with Limitations
Patients visiting the UAB Health Center-Hoover, located on the back of the building, may take advantage of ample free parking. A wheelchair ramp is available.