Winfield Family & Occupational Medicine has received an additional 600 doses of the Moderna COVID vaccine. Because of this, they are now able to offer the vaccine to people in the surrounding communities who are not their patients.
You may call 205-395-3077 to schedule your first COVID vaccine as soon as possible.
Thank you Dr. Fowler and staff for providing this service to our community.
March is National Kidney Month!
Did you know 15% of U.S. adults - 37 million people - are estimated to have chronic kidney disease?
Learn what you can do to take charge of your health and mange chronic kidney disease from:
You may also call 205-226-5900 and schedule an appointment with Dr. Phillip Madonia of Nephrology Associates at our Specialty Clinic.
The Winfield Hospital had its official opening in 1949 and since that time has been serving the primary health care needs of Marion, Fayette, Lamar, Walker and Winston Counties.
In this modern era, Northwest Medical Center has added many specialized services reaching beyond our primary service area into a regional service facility. A modern, well-equipped replacement hospital was built in 1998 and compliments the quality of our Medical Staff and patient care.
Digital mammography can detect early-stage breast cancer.
If you're a woman 40 years of age or older, you should have a mammogram every year.
Schedule your mammogram today by calling us at (205) 487-7748. (A physician's order is required).
In the fairy tale "The Princess and the Pea," the heroine cannot sleep because she can feel a very small lump, even though it's covered by dozens of mattresses.
In real life, we are not that lucky. By the time we can feel a lump in our own breasts, a cancerous tumor could possibly have grown larger and spread beyond the breast into other areas of our bodies.
The process for requesting a patient's medical records includes obtaining a medical release of information authorization that is signed and dated by the patient.