Outpatient care is provided at The Kirklin Clinic at UAB, a large, state-of-the-art facility which opened in 1992. It is a specially designed center for outpatient care housing more than 600 physicians in 35 specialties. The mission is to serve health care needs with compassion, dedication and excellence. The staff of the Kirklin Clinic combine clinical care with teaching and research to produce an environment that is in the best interest of the patient. The Kirklin Clinic is a member of the UAB Health System, whose physicians and programs have gained national and international recognition for their excellence.
The Kirklin Clinic (an inside view shown to the right) is the outpatient practice facility for the School of Medicine at UAB containing outpatient clinics for neurologic subspecialties such as epilepsy, neuromuscular disease, movement disorders, multiple sclerosis, neuro-onclogy, and behavioral neurology, as well as stroke.
The university is very proud of The Kirklin Clinic, a spacious facility inside and out, designed by architect I. M. Pei. It has over 22,000 neurology ambulatory visits annually.