Assistant Professor

Family, Internal, and Rural Medicine

Phone: (205) 348-2885

Email: drake@cchs.ua.edu

Paul Drake Lavender, Jr., MD, joined The University of Alabama College of Community Health Sciences in late 2013 as an assistant professor in Family Medicine. Lavender was a chief resident at The University of Alabama Family Medicine Residency • Tuscaloosa and has been in private practice in Gordo, Ala., since graduating in 2004.

Board certified in family medicine, Lavender’s expertise is in colonoscopies and EGDs. In addition to those surgical procedures, Lavender also attends clinic at University Medical Center and is an attendee at DCH Regional Medical Center.