Emergency Medicine

UAB Emergency Medicine provides compassionate and immediate care for the entire spectrum of critically ill or injured adults. Round-the-clock care and access to highly trained physicians, nurses, technologists, and other specialists make UAB the best choice for emergency care. For less critical emergencies, the UAB Hospital-Highlands Emergency Department provides convenient and accessible care for a wide range of illnesses and injuries, backed by UAB specialists and technology.

UAB Hospital is the only hospital in the state of Alabama designated as a Level 1 trauma center by the American College of Surgeons. It also is part of Alabama‚Äôs busiest and most comprehensive Stroke Center, providing advanced care for a large population of stroke patients. Other highlights include:                                                                  

  • We were the first emergency department in the area to provide therapeutic hypothermia therapy for patients successfully resuscitated after cardiac arrest. Hypothermia therapy is the only proven intervention for preserving neurologic function after such survival.
  • Our virtual Chest Pain Evaluation Unit evaluates patients experiencing chest pain to help ensure that they receive the most advanced, evidence-based care.
  • The Emergency Medicine department is an active participant in a number of clinical research trials focusing on acute resuscitation and emergency care delivery.

Care Providers

Doctor Icon Mark Baker, MD Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics Doctor Icon Steven Baldwin, MD Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics Doctor Icon Jud Barber, MD Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics Kevin Barlotta Kevin Barlotta, MD Emergency Medicine Buckingham, Robert B Robert Buckingham, MD Emergency Medicine Coco, Terri Terri Coco, MD Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics Doctor Icon Valerie Davis, MD Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics DeLaney-Matthew- Matthew DeLaney, MD Emergency Medicine Edwards,Andrew Andy Edwards, MD Emergency Medicine Galbraith, James James Galbraith, Jr., MD Emergency Medicine Willie, Gilford Willie Gilford, Jr., MD Emergency Medicine Doctor Icon John Gullett, MD Emergency Medicine Doctor Icon Terry Hope, MD Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics Nicole Jones Nicole Jones, MD Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics Khoury, Charlies Charles Khoury, MD Emergency Medicine Doctor Icon Ann Klasner, MD Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics Kurz, Michael Michael Kurz, MD Emergency Medicine Lewis, Bobby Bobby Lewis, MD, DMD Emergency Medicine, Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine Doctor Icon Laurie Marzullo, MD Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics Doctor Icon Kathy Monroe, MD Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics Doctor Icon Stephanie Morris, MD Emergency Medicine Nafziger, Sarah Sarah Nafziger, MD Emergency Medicine Doctor Icon Annalise Sorrentino, MD Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics White-Marjorie Marjorie Lee White, MD Pediatric Emergency Medicine Peterson, Todd Todd Peterson, MD Emergency Medicine Pigott, David David Pigott, MD Emergency Medicine Robinett-Derek- Derek Robinett, MD Emergency Medicine Thompson, Linda Linda Thompson, MD Emergency Medicine VanderNoot, Marty Marty Vander Noot, MD Wound Care Headshot of Lauren Walter, MD Lauren Walter, MD Emergency Medicine Wang, Henry Henry Wang, MD Emergency Medicine Shapshak-Dag Dag Shapshak, MD Emergency Medicine, Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine, Wound Care Schrading, Walter Walter Schrading, MD Emergency Medicine William, Rushton William Rushton, MD Emergency Medicine, Medical Toxicology Jenna Johnson Jenna Johnson, MD Emergency Medicine Whitson, Micah Micah Whitson, MD Critical Care Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Pulmonology Doctor Icon Colin King, MD Emergency Medicine Raper, Jaron Jaron Raper, MD Thompson, Max Maxwell Thompson, MD Doctor Icon Kate Armstrong, CRNP Doctor Icon Ragan Overby, CRNP Emergency Medicine Doctor Icon Shawn Powe, CRNP Emergency Medicine Mercedes Willis Mercedees Willis, CRNP Doctor Icon Thomas Thomson, MD Emergency Medicine

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