Permanent sinus relief with balloon sinus dilation by Dr. Farhad Sigari

We have a new secure check in process called Phreesia, that we hope will eliminate paper waste, and provide a more secure and accurate way to enter your private information in to our system.

If you have an appointment with us, we will send you a link via your email or a text message. You will receive this link 2 days prior to your appointment. If you make your appointment for the next day, you’ll get the message the night before, and if you make it for the same day, you should get it within 20 minutes (If you don’t get the link, please call us so we can resend it).Read More

ENT Associates of Alabama now has an online Patient Portal to stay current with ever-changing healthcare regulations.
Our secure portal provides patients with access to their health information and provides a better way for us to stay in contact with you and your healthcare needs.
To request access to our new Patient Portal, please email

Congratulations to Dr. John Gerwin and Dr. John Simmons on their recent retirements.

John M. Gerwin, M.D., F.A.C.S
Dr. Gerwin, native of Iowa, received his B.A. Degree “with distinction” from the University of Iowa in 1968 and his M.D. Degree in 1971 from the University of Iowa. Dr. Gerwin did his internship and residency training at Mt. Sinai Hospital in New York City, completing it in 1976. Dr. Gerwin has practiced Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at ENT Associates from 1976 to the present. Dr. Gerwin has made numerous presentations at state, national and international meetings, including the Medical Association of the state of Alabama, American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, and the Tri-Ological Society. Dr. Gerwin is the author and co-author of many papers published in peer-reviewed medical journals. Dr. Gerwin has earned the Physician’s Recognition Award from the American Medical Association. Dr. Gerwin has received the prestigious Honor Award from the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.Read More

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