UAB Surgery Clinic

Our Services


General surgery at Northwest encompasses a comprehensive surgical care team covering a wide array of specializations and services. From simple same-day procedures to more complicated surgeries that require hospitalization, our dedicated and highly skilled team ensures the best possible care for our community.

meet our staff

General surgery


With over 15 years of experience in his specialty, Dr. Kennedy is director of Gastrointestinal Surgery at UAB Medicine and holds the John H. Blue Chair of General Surgery. A graduate of the University of Washington School of Medicine, he earned his PhD in cancer biology from the University of Wisconsin, where he also trained to become a general surgeon. He completed a fellowship in colon and rectal surgery at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Please call 205-487-7661 to schedule an appointment with Greg Kennedy, MD.
General surgery


An experienced and highly skilled general surgeon, Dr. Walker joined our specialist team in 2018. He completed his general surgery residency in Birmingham, Alabama, in 2011, and has since specialized in gastrointestinal, gall bladder, colorectal, and thyroid surgeries, to name just a few. Please call 205-487-7661 to schedule an appointment with Joseph Walker, MD.

Contact Info

For an appointment with Dr. Kennedy or Dr. Walker, please call 205-487-7661.

UAB Surgery Clinic hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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