University of Alabama Medical Center

Special Care Unit

1802 6th Avenue S
Birmingham, AL 35233
(205) 934-3411
University of Alabama Medical Center

The University of Alabama Medical Center is a major center for clinical research and the home of some of the top medical programs in America. Our faculty physicians, nursing staff, and support personnel are committed to providing world-class care to every patient.

The centerpiece of UAB’s clinical enterprise, UAB Hospital is located in Birmingham’s Medical District. In the midst of UAB’s major research centers and clinics, the 1,157-licensed-bed hospital is among the 20 largest and best equipped in the nation. We provide patients with a complete range of primary and specialty care services and the most up-to-date treatments and innovations in health care. Here you will receive tomorrow’s medicine today for both routine and complex diagnoses. As a major center for clinical research, you may be offered treatments at UAB Hospital that are unavailable elsewhere in the area.

A few great aspects of UAB Hospital include the following:

  • UAB Heart and Vascular Center
  • Level 1 Trauma Burn Center
  • Russell Ambulatory Clinic
  • Women and Infants Center
  • Spine Rehabilitation Center
  • Center for Psychiatric Medicine
  • University Emergency Department