Pulmonology

Pulmonology

The Division of Pulmonary Medicine specializes in the treatment of patients with a variety of lung disorders, including asthma, bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD), cystic fibrosis, interstitial lung diseases, pneumonias, sleep disorders, lung problems related to neuromuscular disorders and ventilator-dependence.

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Trauma Services

Trauma Services

Trauma care provides a range of services from the initial assessment in the Trauma Room, the Emergency Department, and/or one of the Critical Care Units through the Rehabilitation phase of inpatient care, and continues through outpatient clinic follow-up.

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Kylie Spinks

Cerebral Palsy, Intussusception, Hydrocephalus, Cortical Vision Impairment

When Kylie Spinks and twin sister Adlen were born 14 weeks early, it was the start of a 16-plus year journey for Kylie, who was born with cerebral palsy, intussusception, hydrocephalus and cortical vision impairment. Just days after birth, Kylie began experiencing brain bleeds, but recovered and was discharged home after spending 95 days in her local hospital’s neonatal intensive care unit. “We quickly got her doing physical, occupational and speech therapies, so she really overcame a lot,”...

Kylie's Story

Carter Lipscomb

Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia

The road has been long for Carter Lipscomb and his parents, Allen and Jessica, but they’re thankful it led them to Children’s of Alabama. Carter was born at 24 weeks with weak lungs. He was placed on a ventilator and diagnosed with bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD), a chronic lung disease that commonly affects preemies. After several close calls of nearly losing Carter, the Lipscombs decided to move him to Children’s. “We knew Carter wasn’t leaving the NICU any time soon, so we knew that moving...

Carter's Story

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Safe Sleep

SIDS or Sudden Infant Death Syndrome is the number one cause of death in babies under 12 months. SIDS is the sudden and unexplained death of a baby and often occurs during sleep.

SIDS is very frightening for new parents, but there are things you can do to keep your baby safe and help prevent SIDS. Dr. Candice Dye is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Children's of Alabama and UAB. She says parents and caregivers of babies should remember the ABCs of Sleep. "Alone, on their back, in a crib. It's that simple," she says. Watch video.

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For Healthcare Professionals

For Healthcare ProfessionalsChildren's of Alabama is committed to improving access to and communication with our pediatric providers and community physicians and their staff. This website will be continually updated with the latest forms, directions and contact information to help facilitate the referral process. If you have any concerns or issues, visit the Physician Link and you'll find the phone number to our dedicated team who will be happy to help.

In addition, we will continually update and improve this website with more information about Continuing Medical Education opportunities, research findings, and better access to our providers and staff.


Healthcare Professionals Information

What is the Patient Portal

Careers

Children’s of Alabama offers a convenient way to manage your child’s personal medical records with our online patient portal. This portal can be accessed 24/7 from any computer, smartphone, or tablet.
Our Patient Portal features include:

  • Allergy Information
  • Immunizations
  • Lab Results
  • Discharge Instructions
  • Summary of Inpatient Visits
  • Patient Education
  • Personal Health Journal
  • Easy Reference Link to Children’s of Alabama Online Bill Pay System

The patient portal is powered by FollowMyHealth, a leader in secure online access to personal health information. If you need to sign up for a new proxy account, please provide your email address during your registration process.

Patient Portal Login

Contact Us

Practices

For general or technical questions about our patient portal, contact our patient portal support team at 205-638-5580 or email COAPatientPortal@childrensal.org. Representatives will be available to assist you Monday through Friday.


Frequently Asked Questions

Pulmonology

Pulmonology

The Division of Pulmonary Medicine specializes in the treatment of patients with a variety of lung disorders, including asthma, bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD), cystic fibrosis, interstitial lung diseases, pneumonias, sleep disorders, lung problems related to neuromuscular disorders and ventilator-dependence.

Learn More

Trauma Services

Trauma Services

Trauma care provides a range of services from the initial assessment in the Trauma Room, the Emergency Department, and/or one of the Critical Care Units through the Rehabilitation phase of inpatient care, and continues through outpatient clinic follow-up.

Learn More

Kylie Spinks

Cerebral Palsy, Intussusception, Hydrocephalus, Cortical Vision Impairment

When Kylie Spinks and twin sister Adlen were born 14 weeks early, it was the start of a 16-plus year journey for Kylie, who was born with cerebral palsy, intussusception, hydrocephalus and cortical vision impairment. Just days after birth, Kylie began experiencing brain bleeds, but recovered and was discharged home after spending 95 days in her local hospital’s neonatal intensive care unit. “We quickly got her doing physical, occupational and speech therapies, so she really overcame a lot,”...

Kylie's Story

Carter Lipscomb

Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia

The road has been long for Carter Lipscomb and his parents, Allen and Jessica, but they’re thankful it led them to Children’s of Alabama. Carter was born at 24 weeks with weak lungs. He was placed on a ventilator and diagnosed with bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD), a chronic lung disease that commonly affects preemies. After several close calls of nearly losing Carter, the Lipscombs decided to move him to Children’s. “We knew Carter wasn’t leaving the NICU any time soon, so we knew that moving...

Carter's Story

Visit Child of Children's for more patient stories


Safe Sleep

SIDS or Sudden Infant Death Syndrome is the number one cause of death in babies under 12 months. SIDS is the sudden and unexplained death of a baby and often occurs during sleep.

SIDS is very frightening for new parents, but there are things you can do to keep your baby safe and help prevent SIDS. Dr. Candice Dye is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Children's of Alabama and UAB. She says parents and caregivers of babies should remember the ABCs of Sleep. "Alone, on their back, in a crib. It's that simple," she says. Watch video.

View Past Health Tips



For Healthcare Professionals

For Healthcare ProfessionalsChildren's of Alabama is committed to improving access to and communication with our pediatric providers and community physicians and their staff. This website will be continually updated with the latest forms, directions and contact information to help facilitate the referral process. If you have any concerns or issues, visit the Physician Link and you'll find the phone number to our dedicated team who will be happy to help.

In addition, we will continually update and improve this website with more information about Continuing Medical Education opportunities, research findings, and better access to our providers and staff.


Healthcare Professionals Information

What is the Patient Portal

Careers

Children’s of Alabama offers a convenient way to manage your child’s personal medical records with our online patient portal. This portal can be accessed 24/7 from any computer, smartphone, or tablet.
Our Patient Portal features include:

  • Allergy Information
  • Immunizations
  • Lab Results
  • Discharge Instructions
  • Summary of Inpatient Visits
  • Patient Education
  • Personal Health Journal
  • Easy Reference Link to Children’s of Alabama Online Bill Pay System

The patient portal is powered by FollowMyHealth, a leader in secure online access to personal health information. If you need to sign up for a new proxy account, please provide your email address during your registration process.

Patient Portal Login

Contact Us

Practices

For general or technical questions about our patient portal, contact our patient portal support team at 205-638-5580 or email COAPatientPortal@childrensal.org. Representatives will be available to assist you Monday through Friday.


Frequently Asked Questions