John P. Porterfield, M.D.



UAB Medical Center
The Kirklin Clinic, 1st Floor
2000 6th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL
(205) 934-9999


Specialty: GI Surgery 

Faculty Appointment: Associate Professor 

School of Medicine: University of Alabama 
School of Medicine, 2002 

Internship: Mayo Clinic From 2002 To 2003 

Residency: Mayo Clinic, From 2003 To 2007 

Fellowship: Mayo Clinic, From 2007 To 2008 

Certification: American Board of Surgery

Interests: Dr. Porterfield's clinical interest center on endocrine and gastrointestinal disorders, minimal access parathyroidectomy, thyroidectomy, therapeutic neck dissections, laparoscopic adrenalectomy, neuroendocrine pancreatic tumors, gall bladder disease and herniorrhaphy.