Dr. John G Simmons MD ENT-Otolaryngologist

Dr. John Simmons is an ENT-otolaryngologist in Birmingham, Alabama. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Shelby Baptist Medical Center and St. Vincent's Birmingham. He received his medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 41 years. He is one of 21 doctors at Shelby Baptist Medical Center and one of 31 at St. Vincent's Birmingham who specialize in Otolaryngology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

ENT-Otolaryngologist: Head & Neck Plastic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Louisiana State University
Residency, General Surgery, 1974 - 1975

Tulane University
Residency, Otolaryngology, 1975 - 1978

Louisiana State University
Internship, Transitional Year, 1973 - 1974

Tulane University School of Medicine
Class of 1973

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Enhancement of vaccinia virus based oncolysis with histone deacetylase inhibitors.
Mactavish, H., Diallo, J., Huang, B., Stanford, M., Le Boeuf, F., De Silva, N., Cox, J., Simmons, J.G., Guimond, T., Falls, T., McCart, J.A., Atkins, H., Breitbach, C., Kirn, D., Thorne, S., Bell, J.C.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Lifewise Health Plan of Oregon
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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