Amy Shirley is board certified as a Family Medicine Nurse Practitioner from the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. She is originally from McCalla, AL where she attended McAdory High School and graduated as Valedictorian of her class. She has been a resident of Tuscaloosa since 2003 when she came to the University of Alabama to pursue a degree in Nursing.
After graduating with a Bachelor's in Nursing in 2007, Amy began working at Princeton Baptist in Birmingham where she worked in the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit for seven years. There she cared for patients suffering from a wide variety of cardiac illnesses. While she loved the care she was able to provide these patients, Amy felt like she was being called to serve patients in a different capacity. She graduated with a Masters degree in Nursing in 2014 from UAB and returned to Tuscaloosa to work as a Nurse Practitioner. She began her professional career at MedCenter South where she worked for four years as a Nurse Practitioner.
Dr. Amy Bigham is an associate professor at Samford University and previously worked at the University of Alabama where she taught in the Capstone College of Nursing program. In addition, Amy works as a family nurse practitioner at the DCH Emergency Department and now part-time with Allegra Family Clinic.
Amy Bigham has a dedication and love for God. She is a praise team member at the Church of the Highlands. Her favorite scripture is Psalm 139.
Dr. Tonya Shanahan is a professor at Samford University and previously worked at the University of Alabama where she taught for five years in the Capstone College of Nursing program. In addition, Tonya works as a family nurse practitioner certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). She has practiced for Maude Whatley Health Services since 2008 serving patients in a health provider shortage area. Her professional interests include managing chronic disease, developing innovative health care delivery programs, and working with interdisciplinary teams. Currently, she is piloting her health promotion for heart failure project. Tonya enjoys connecting with people, spending time with family, leading women's small groups, and cooking. She is married to Tim who works for the Tuscaloosa Fire and Rescue Service. They have 4 children and 2 grandsons.
Annabeth Spence, DNP is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She is a graduate of Samford University where she earned a Doctorate of Nursing Practice. A native of Tuscaloosa, she looks forward to serving local families.
Dr. Noah Lott, MD is a Family Medicine Specialist in Tuscaloosa, AL and has over 12 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Alabama At Birmingham medical school in 2008. He is affiliated with medical facilities Cullman Regional Medical Center and DCH Regional Medical Center. Although Dr. Lott is very busy working at the DCH emergency department, he also spends alot of time at Allegra Clinic and is available many times via in-office video conferencing.
Dr. Steven Coppock, MD is a Family Medicine Specialist in Tuscaloosa, AL. He is affiliated with medical facilities DCH Regional Medical Center and Fayette Medical Center. Although Dr. Coppock is very busy working at the DCH emergency department, he also spends alot of time at Allegra Clinic and is available many times via in-office video conferencing.