Where to Get Tested for COVID-19

CDC’s COVID-19 diagnostic panel. Source: Wiki Commons,

The opening of new COVID-19 testing sites this week brings the number of places where tests are available in the Birmingham area to more than two dozen.

UAB Medicine has opened an appointment-only drive-through testing site at the Environmental Sciences Laboratory parking lot at University Boulevard and 22nd Street South. For information call 205-975-1881.

Cahaba Medical Care is offering curbside coronavirus testing at its West End clinic, 1308 Tuscaloosa Avenue, Birmingham. Advance online registration is required here. For information call 205-679-6325 or go to

Christ Health operates a testing center in Woodlawn, at 5705 First Ave. North. The clinic is open by appointment only. Text SICK to 74000 to begin the pre-screening process, to make an appointment and be screened over the phone by a nurse.

Acton Quick Care Clinic offers coronavirus testing for healthcare workers who provide direct patient care. Testing is available by first scheduling a telemedicine appointment by texting or calling 205-525-6133; texting is preferred. More information at Testing Sites in the Birmingham Area

Tests are available to those who exhibit symptoms of COVID-19, who have had significant exposure to someone with the disease or whose employer requires screening. The Alabama Department has a map showing testing sites across the state; go here for the map, click on the “test sites” tab, then click on the icon of a site for further information about its location, hours of operation and other details.

Following is a list of COVID-19 testing sites in the Birmingham area, arranged by ZIP code.


Main Street Family Care (Moody)

2211 Moody Parkway

Moody, AL 35004

Phone: 205-352-2480

Hours: M-F 8 a.m.-6 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Sunday 1 p.m.-6 p.m.



American Family Care Clinic-Alabaster

120 Colonial Promenade

Alabaster, AL 35007

Phone: 205-605-0495

Hours: 8 a.m.-6 p.m.



American Family Care Clinic-Bessemer

5911 Harris Lane

Bessemer, AL 35022

Phone: 205-461-0038

Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.



American Family Care Clinic-Calera

72 Highway 304

Calera, AL 350404

Phone 205-319-8000

Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.



Columbiana Clinic

22266 Highway 25

Columbiana, AL 35051

Phone: 205-669-3138

Hours: M-Th 1 p.m.-4 p.m.; Friday 8 a.m.-12 p.m.



Central Alabama Urgent Care

2391 Highway 78, Suite B

Dora, AL 35062

Phone: 205-255-7052

Hours: M-F 9 a.m.-7 p.m.; Weekends 9 a.m.-5 p.m.



American Family Care Clinic-Flintridge (Fairfield)

6554 Aaron Aronov Drive

Fairfield, AL 35064

Phone: 205-786-5022

Hours: 8 a.m.-6 p.m.



Norwood Clinic

339 Walker Chapel Plaza, Suite 115

Fultondale, AL 35068

Phone: 205-250-6424

Hours: M-F 8 a.m.-9 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m.-4 p.m.



American Family Care Clinic-Gardendale

919 Odum Road

Gardendale, AL 35071

Phone: 205-631-6834

Hours: 8 a.m.-6 p.m.



Main Street Family Care (Pelham)

300 Big Mountain Road

Pelham, AL 35124

Phone: 205-644-8299

Hours: M-F 12 p.m.-8 p.m.; weekends 9 a.m.-8 p.m.



Urgent Care for Children-Trussville

117 North Chalkville Road

Trussville, AL 35173

Phone: 205-848-2273

Hours: M-F 2 p.m.-8 p.m.; weekends 10 a.m.-8p.m.



American Family Care Clinic-Parkway (Birmingham)

9232 Parkway East

Birmingham, AL 35206

Phone: 205-833-6888

Hours: 8 a.m.-6 p.m.



American Family Care Clinic-Montclair (Birmingham)

1652 Montclair Road

Birmingham, AL 35210

Phone: 205-956-9192

Hours: 8 a.m.-6 p.m.



Cahaba Medical Care/West End

1308 Tuscaloosa Ave.

Birmingham, AL 35211

Phone: 205-679-6325

Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.



Christ Health

5705 First Ave. North

Birmingham (Woodlawn), AL 35212

Phone: 205-380-9455

Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.



Urgent Care for Children-Vestavia

520 Montgomery Highway

Vestavia, AL 35216

Phone: 205-848-2273

Hours: M-F 2 p.m.-10 p.m.; weekends 10 a.m.-8 p.m.


American Family Care Clinic-Hoover

1680 Montgomery Highway

Hoover, AL 35216

Phone: 205-979-0888

Hours: 8 a.m.-6 p.m.



Ross Bridge Medical Center

3635 Market St.

Hoover, AL 35226

Phone: 205-922-6843

Hours: M-F 8 a.m.-5 p.m.



Downtown COVID-19 Testing Site

Corner of University Boulevard/22nd St. South,

Birmingham, AL 35233

Phone: 205-975-1881

Hours: 9 a.m.-11:15 a.m.



American Family Care Clinic-Trussville

5892 Trussville Crossing Parkway

Birmingham, AL 35235

Phone: 205-655-4002

Hours: 8 a.m.-6 p.m.


Trussville Urgent Care

1960 Gadsden Highway

Trussville, AL 35235

Hours: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.



Urgent Care for Children-Birmingham

500 Cahaba Park Circle, Suite 100

Birmingham, AL 35242

Phone: 205-848-2273

Hours: M-F 2 p.m.-10 p.m.; weekends, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.


American Family Care Clinic-Greystone

5410 Highway 280

Birmingham, AL 35242

Phone: 205-201-7290

Hours: 8 a.m.-6 p.m.



Hoover Urgent Care Clinic

2503 Highway 150, Suite 105

Hoover, AL 35244

Phone: 987-6801

Hours: M-F 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; weekends 9 a.m.-5 p.m.