Hope Vinson Hovey UAB Nurse PractitionerCertified Registered Nurse Practitioner

Schedule Appointment: 205-801-7801

Clinic Address:
The Kirklin Clinic, 2nd floor
2000 6th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233

Mailing Address:
FOT 1155
1720 2nd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294-3412 

Areas of Specialty

Since joining the department in 2009, Hope has specialized in the surgical and medical treatment of head and neck cancer, skin cancer, thyroid conditions and other diseases of the head and neck. She works in conjuction with the head and neck faculty, seeing new cancer patients independently during post-surgical follow-ups and routine cancer monitoring.


  • Master of Science in Nursing, concentration in Family Medicine, Vanderbilt University, 2008

  • Bachelor of Science in Biology/Psychology, minor in History, Birmingham-Southern College

Professional Organizations

  • First Light, Young Partner's Board Member

  • UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center, Young Supporters Board

Hobbies and Interests

Hope is a member of the Birmingham Track Club and has completed several full and half marathons. In addition to running, she enjoys traveling, cooking and spending time with her husband Matt, her family and her dog Gus.