C. Calvert Dodson III, MD, FACP

Internal Medicine
200 Office Park Drive Suite 201
Birmingham, AL 35223 Get Directions
C. Calvert Dodson III, MD, FACP
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Annual Membership Fee

450.00 every 3 months
900.00 every 6 months
1,800.00 each year

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

My goal is to manage and anticipate your unique healthcare needs. As an MDVIP-affiliated doctor, I will partner with you on a personal level to help you achieve the optimal health we all value. We will closely collaborate on what it takes to stay on the path to wellness. You will feel welcomed by the relaxed, individualized attention you will receive from everyone in our office.

Dr. Dodson's Credentials

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University of Alabama Hospitals
Department of Internal Medicine
Birmingham, AL

University of Alabama Hospitals
Department of Internal Medicine
Birmingham, AL

Medical School:
University of Alabama School of Medicine
Birmingham, AL
Doctorate of Medicine 1987

University of Alabama
Tuscaloosa, AL
Bachelor of Science, Microbiology 1982

Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine
Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners
Trinity Medical Center
St. Vincent's Hospital
American College of Physicians, Preceptorship Award 1997
One of two Alabama internists named to Town & Country's "Guide to Outstanding Primary Care Physicians" as determined by Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd, August 2000
Best Doctors in America® 2005-2014
Birmingham Business Journal Health Care Heroes, Healthcare Advocate Award Finalist 2007
American College of Physicians, Alabama Chapter Board of Directors
American Medical Association
Medical Association State of Alabama
Counselor, Jefferson County; ACP Delegate
Alabama's First Primary Care Initiative, Founding Member
Jefferson County Medical Society, Board of Directors
Mediation and Medical Ethics Committee, Past Chairman
Birmingham Clinical Club, Former President
Trinity Medical Staff Executive Committee Chairman 2006-2007
Fellow, American College of Physicians
Diabetes mellitus, metabolic syndrome, hypertension and lipid disorders and prevention
from Marilyn March 20, 2019 for C. Calvert Dodson III, MD, FACP

I am writing about Barbara at Dr C Dodsons office in Birmingham Al
She has been my friend and health helper for many years
Last year I coded blue after surgery and was brought back by some wonderful Drs
To say I was very bruised and very down and scared is only the beginning
I had no family members but Barbara was there for me
She brought me a robe-saw to my needs… See more

from William February 15, 2019 for C. Calvert Dodson III, MD, FACP

Excellent care with a very caring doctor

from Travis in AL March 21, 2018 for C. Calvert Dodson III, MD, FACP

Cal has been taking care of me for over twenty years. He has always been available when ever I needed him. Not only has he been taking care of my medical needs, he has become a great friend. Not only does he take care of
Dena and I, he cares about our entire family. He was so helpful during the recent passing of our son, Matt. He comforted and reached out to us during this most… See more

from Lucy in AL March 10, 2018 for C. Calvert Dodson III, MD, FACP

Cal Dodson has been a very caring doctor for me. He even took a cell phone call from me on a Saturday when I was needed a quick answer to a shellfish allergy question. I feel comfortable with him taking care of me!

from Robert in AL March 8, 2018 for C. Calvert Dodson III, MD, FACP

Dr. Dodson is a wonderful caring physician and man. He has meant so much to my family. We thank God for him.

from Rodney in AL March 2, 2018 for C. Calvert Dodson III, MD, FACP

At my annual physical in the fall of 2016, Dr Dobson noticed that I was experiencing atrial fibrillation. Since I had just been exercising at the YMCA, I told him I felt fine and that something was wrong with his EKG instrument and to please check me again...which he did without hesitation or complaints. Guess what...the test was again the same... A Fib. He immediately arranged an office visit… See more

from Bede in AL March 2, 2018 for C. Calvert Dodson III, MD, FACP

It is definitely a secure feeling knowing that we can get in touch with Dr. Dodson when we need to. Having access to his cell phone is so comforting. Also knowing when we need tosee him, a time is provided for us either the same day or the day after. He also is right there with us in case of emergency. He will call the emergency room to inform them we are coming and will come when he can get… See more

from Chuck in AL March 1, 2018 for C. Calvert Dodson III, MD, FACP

Having you as our primary care physician is a great comfort to us. Thanks for your excellent care.

from Mary in AL February 28, 2018 for C. Calvert Dodson III, MD, FACP
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Cal: I cant tell you how much you mean to Denny and I. Its reassuring to know that you are there for us, no matter what day or time we may need you. You are a very caring & kind person & doctor and we appreciate you and the kindness you show us. Please dont ever retire!!!
Mary and Denny S.

from Halycon in AL February 27, 2018 for C. Calvert Dodson III, MD, FACP

The service and attention to detail is to a level that exceeds all expectations. I had always experienced reactive medicine - you have a problem, you get treatment. The MDVIP program and Dr Dotson is proactive: identify small issues before they become major and prevent problems before they occur.