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West Alabama Urology Associates

West Alabama Urology Associates provides comprehensive urologic care to men, women and children. We aim to provide the most current medical and surgical treatment to West Alabama with an emphasis on minimally invasive, laparoscopic and robotic techniques.

Dr. Howard Winfield is a pioneer in the area of minimally invasive surgery. He was the first in the world to perform a laparoscopic partial nephrectomy, and he was one of the first in the world to use the da Vinci Surgical System, a robot-assisted device that allows the surgeon to perform incredibly delicate procedures. He has performed thousands of surgeries using minimally invasive techniques, and he has trained scores of physicians in the use of the da Vinci Surgical System.

Dr. Thom joined the staff of West Alabama Urology in 2011. Dr. Thom treats both benign and cancerous conditions and diseases of genitourinary system. He has a special interest in minimally invasive/laparoscopic/robotic procedures for renal, prostate and bladder diseases. He also evaluates and treats urologic conditions in children.

Dr. Mohabe Vinson joined the staff in 2023. He is robotically trained and board certified in urology, with particular interest in bladder tumors, prosthetics, female urology and minimally invasive prostate and kidney procedures.

West Alabama Urology Associates main office is located in DCH Medical Tower, Suite 908. Dr. Thom also sees patients at Fayette Medical Center once per month. To schedule an appointment, call (205) 759-7878.