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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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.

News & Announcements

Shelby Baptist Medical Center Announces 2020 Medical Staff Officers and Department Chairs

Dec 30, 2019

Daniel Gosdin, MD elected Chief of Staff to represent more than 150 of his peers

ALABASTER, Ala. (December 30, 2019) – Shelby Baptist Medical Center is proud to announce the hospital’s 2020 Medical Staff officers and department chairpersons. These physicians, who were elected by their peers, play an important role in the hospital decision-making process, working collaboratively with the Board, Administration and Medical Staff. The Medical Staff organization helps to better define and monitor processes for physician credentialing, evaluation, peer review and discipline. The 2020 officers and chairpersons are:

Daniel Gosdin, MD
Chief of Staff


  • President - Daniel B. Gosdin, MD - Anesthesia
  • Secretary/Treasurer - Jeff H. Segrest, MD - Cardiology
Department Chairs
  • Anesthesia Chief - Kurt A. Senn, MD
  • Emergency Medicine Chief - Joseph Tubbs, MD
  • Medicine Chief - Jeff H. Segrest, MD
  • Medicine Vice Chief - Jade Roshell Brice, MD
  • OB/GYN & Pediatrics Chief - Ashley D. Gooding, MD
  • Pathology Chief - Susan S. Harvey, MD
  • Radiology Chief - Patrick D. Grant, MD
  • Surgery Chief - Timothy L. Christopher, MD
  • Surgery Vice Chief - Patrick L. Mills II, MD
  • Quality/Prescribing Information Chair - Michael Passarella, MD
  • Member-at-Large - Steven Taylor, MD
  • Member-at-Large - Richard D. Barrett, MD
  • Member-at-Large - Paul G. LaRussa, MD

“Caring for the Shelby County community is an honor and privilege,” stated Shelby Baptist Medical Center Medical Staff President, Dr. Daniel Gosdin. “I look forward to working alongside the other members of the medical staff to continue to provide high-quality care to our patients and appreciate the opportunity to represent my peers as Medical Staff president next year.”

“Shelby Baptist continues to establish itself as the acute care hospital of choice. We are proud of our many accomplishments, and we look forward to another successful year with Dr. Gosdin leading our medical staff to continue to drive the standard of high-quality care for which this hospital is known.”