Multi-Disciplinary Metabolic Bone Clinic

The Metabolic Bone Clinic, launched by Children’s of Alabama in July of 2016, is an interdisciplinary service designed to evaluate and provide comprehensive care to children with a wide array of metabolic bone disorders.

To schedule an appointment, please call Toni Davison at 205-638-5025 (scheduler for Dr. McCormick) or Sherry Mosley at 205-638-5027 (scheduler for Dr. Ashraf).

The Bone Clinic meets once a month in the Endocrinology Clinic (Clinic B)
First Floor, Children's Park Place Building
1601 4th Avenue South
Birmingham AL 35233


The conditions treated include (but not limited to):

  • Osteogenesisimperfecta
  • Primary or Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Hypophosphatemic Rickets
  • Hypophosphatasia and Other Defects in Bone Mineral Metabolism

The Bone Clinic coordinates the services of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine, Endocrinology, Orthopedics, Genetics, Radiology and the Bisphosphonate Infusion Clinic.

Clinicians include:

Ken McCormick, MD, Pediatric Endocrinology
Ambika Ashraf, MD, Pediatric Endocrinology
Michael Conklin, MD, Pediatric Orthopedics
Erin Swanson, MD, Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine
Maria Descartes, MD, Geneticist
Lauren Quinn, CRNP, Endocrinology
Bethany Walker, CRNP, Endocrinology
Kathlyn Powell, DMD, MD, Pediatric Oral Surgeon