Kristi Gidley UAB Physician AssistantCertified Physician Assistant
Executive Administrator, Department of Otolaryngology

Schedule Appointment: 205-801-7801

Physical Address:
1155 Faculty Office Tower
510 20th Street South
Birmingham, AL 35233

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

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

Areas of Specialty

Kristi specializes in diseases of the head, neck, and spine and in the surgical and medical treatments of patients with head and neck cancer, skin cancer and other diseases of the head and neck. She also concentrates in managing complex wounds that result from cancer treatments. Kristi evaluates and sees patients independently and as part of routine monitoring.


  • Master of Science Health Administration, University of Alabama at Birmingham

  • University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Health Related Professions, 1999

  • Emory University, Undergraduate School

Professional Organizations

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)

  • American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Foundation (AAO-HNSF)

  • Society of Physician Assistants in Otolaryngology (SPAO), Board of Directors

  • UAB SOM Clinical Department Staff Representative for the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW)

Hobbies and Interests

Kristi enjoys spending time with her family, watching Auburn football, gardening and cooking.