Family Medicine - For Patients
General Clinic Information
Family Medicine at UAB is located on the second floor of the Community Health Service Building. Our clinic hours are 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
To schedule an appointment, please call (205) 934-9700. Please leave a message if phone lines are busy and a member of the staff will return your call as soon as possible. If you need to reschedule or cancel your appointment, please call at least 24 hours in advance.
After Hours and Emergencies
If you need to reach your physician for minor emergencies after hours, please call UAB Paging at (205) 934-3411 and ask the operator to page the physician on call. If this is a serious emergency, please dial 911 for help.
What to Bring
Please bring photo identification, insurance cards, co-pays, and any prescriptions medications you are currently taking to your first visit.
Specific information and instructions will be given to you by your Family Medicine physician at the time of your visit.
Your co-pay is expected at time of service. If you are unsure of what your insurance covers, please check with your insurance provider.
Since most of the testing is done on-site, results are often available within 48 to 72 hours.
Patients may be provided with handouts and brochures providing additional information about their condition upon leaving.
Patients with Limitations
Patients visiting Family Medicine can take advantage of the convenient free parking on the side of the building. Parking is handicapped accessible and patients may be dropped off near the front door.