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Alternate Routes to UCA – St. Vincent’s Birmingham, Due to 59/20 Closure

Beginning January 21, 2019, a section of Interstate 59/20 will be closed for approximately 14 months due to bridge construction. Some patients may need to take an alternate route to reach Urology Centers of Alabama […]

Mutant Protein May Change Treatment Plans for Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer is the most common non-skin cancer in American men and remains a significant health risk. Scientists at Southern Research in Birmingham are studying a mutated protein that could hold the key to both […]

cancer treatment, men's health, prostate, prostate cancer, prostate cancer treatment

Employee Spotlight – Tangela Allen

Have you met Tangela Allen, our Billing Specialist? Tangela joined the UCA family nearly two years ago, and every day she graces us with her lively personality and her caring heart. Learn more about Tangela! […]

10 Facts About Overactive Bladders

The symptoms of OAB are fairly self-explanatory: your bladder is, indeed, overactive.  But the causes of it are not as clear.  Like anything else, it’s not necessarily the causes that matter so much to the […]

New Check In Stations

We are excited about the opportunity to provide you with a great new check-in experience at our Homewood office. We believe by modernizing the way we do patient intake, we will create a better overall […]

Urology Centers Invest in Employees through Wellness Program

Jason Biddy, CEO of Urology Centers of Alabama, and Alisa Pugh, director of human resources, had a problem. Insurance costs for the practice were climbing and the health of the 185 employees was not as […]

employee health fair, wellness

Alabaster Council President Battling Cancer, Urges Others To Get Checked

As someone with a family history of cancer, Alabaster City Council President Scott Brakefield knew it was highly likely he would one day be battling the disease. He just didn’t know the diagnosis would be […]

We’re excited to announce the opening of the UCA Women’s Center

Women in the Birmingham area now have a comforting, stress-free place to be seen for female-specific issues. Starting in September, we are proud to announce the opening of the UCA Women’s Center. The team, which […]

BPH – Signs, Symptoms, and Cause

  Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) – Signs, Symptoms, and Causes Do you ever have a hard time urinating? This can be a telltale sign of a larger health problem behind the scenes called Benign Prostatic […]

Dr. Jason Burrus Discussing Treatment Options for BPH

Dr. Burrus was on Fox6 News at Noon discussing treatment options for men who suffer with BPH.

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