How to Refer a Patient
For a consultation or to refer a patient, please complete this form or contact the UAB Liver Transplant Program office at (205) 975-5691, toll-free at 1 (866) 305-5691, or via fax at 205-975-2298. We will contact your patient to schedule an appointment. In the meantime, please look for a follow-up fax from us confirming the referral.
For urgent referrals or inpatient transfers, please call UAB MIST (Medical Information Service via Telephone) at 1-800-UAB-MIST (1-800-822-6478) or email firstname.lastname@example.org. UAB MIST is a toll-free, 24-hour service that connects physicians anywhere in the country with UAB Medicine specialists.
UAB Medicine is home to the only liver transplant program in Alabama and has performed over 3,035 procedures since its launch in 1983. This volume has helped our program distinguish itself as one of the nation’s most experienced, with outcomes that consistently rank among the best in the United States, and we continue to overcome barriers to transplantation. We streamlined the transplant evaluation process and reduced travel burdens for patients who live far from UAB, and we provide comprehensive pre-transplant evaluations and post-transplant outpatient care at several satellite clinics in south Alabama and Tennessee.
Online provider access to UAB electronic medical records
View all ongoing clinical trials at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
- Geographic Disparities in TransplantationCME/CE0.25Minutes10Close
- UAB Outreach in Kidney and Liver TransplantationCME/CE0.25Minutes17Close
- Surgery, Science & Advocacy: Mitigating Health Disparities in TransplantationCME/CE0.00Minutes51Close
- HIV Positive Liver TransplantCME/CE0.25Minutes10Robert Cannon, MD discusses how new breakthroughs in antiretroviral drugs can give HIV patients the ability to manage and live with the virus.ListenClose
- Protocol for Liver Transplant for Patients with Hilar CholangiocarcinomaCME/CE0.25Minutes12Close
- Catastrophic Brain Injury Guidelines & Organ Donor ManagementCME/CE0.25Minutes19Close
- Early Liver Transplant for Severe Acute Alcoholic HepatitisCME/CE0.25Minutes20Robert Cannon, MD, and Meagan Gray, MD, share the data behind early liver transplant for severe acute alcoholic hepatitis, including selection criteria, patient and graft survival, and addiction medicine support.ListenClose
- Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency: Testing & Treatment OptionsCME/CE0.25Minutes16Close
- There is Now a Cure for Hepatitis CCME/CE0.25Minutes15About 50,000 people are living with hepatitis C in Alabama alone. Brendan McGuire, MD, and Michael Saag, MD, explain how hepatitis C is a short-term illness for some but can become a long-term, chronic infection leading to serious health problems, even death, if left untreated.ListenClose
- HIV-Positive Kidney TransplantationCME/CE0.25Minutes13Jayme Locke, MD, explains the process by which an HIV patient is able to receive a kidney transplant.ListenClose
- UAB Transplant: A Tradition of InnovationCME/CE0.00Minutes28Close