About Brookwood Baptist Health

We’re a community built on care.

Formerly Brookwood Medical Center and Baptist Health System, Brookwood Baptist Health unifies two of the largest resources for high-quality, affordable healthcare for the citizens of Central Alabama. With roots extending nearly a century, the network’s community of care is comprised of five acute care hospitals with more than 1,700 licensed beds: Brookwood Baptist Medical Center, Princeton Baptist Medical Center, Shelby Baptist Medical Center, Walker Baptist Medical Center and Citizens Baptist Medical Center.

Brookwood Baptist Health also provides patients with the largest primary care network in the state, which includes approximately 60 primary and specialty care clinics; approximately 1,500 affiliated physicians; and nearly 7,300 employees. Through innovative and compassionate patient care, our collective effort will strengthen our mission to empower our communities to live happier, healthier lives.

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Taking Care of You

We customize treatments and services based on the needs of each patient, backed by a large network of resources, expertise, innovation and locations. When you come through our doors, you become part of our life and our stories. And by getting to know us, you’ll experience the compassion of doctors, nurses, therapists, and volunteers who are here because we love helping people. Your health matters to us. We’re a community built on care.

Brookwood Baptist Medical Center
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Princeton Baptist Medical Center
Brookwood Women’s Medical Center


News & Announcements

Brookwood Baptist Medical Center held its annual NICU reunion

Feb 28, 2018


Brookwood Baptist Medical Center held its annual NICU reunion on Sunday, June 25th. In preparation of this joyous occasion, Wahib Mena, M.D., neonatologist at Brookwood Baptist Medical Center, shared his story about how he came to be in this profession, why he loves his work and the important role he and his colleagues play in these babies lives.

Dr. Mena is one of Brookwood's longest standing neonatologists and he attended his 27th NICU reunion this year. During his time at Brookwood, Dr. Mena has cared for and treated over 21,000 babies.