Internist, Infectious Disease Specialist (virus, bacteria, parasites)
35 years of experience
Video profile
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Edward Hook is Excellent. Dr. Hook has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Edward Hook, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease.

  • He has special expertise in 18 areas:
  • AIDS/HIV (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
  • Bacterial Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Chlamydia Infections
  • Drug Abuse (Substance-Related Addiction Disorders)
  • Genital Herpes (Herpes Genitalis)
  • Gonorrhea
  • Gynecologic disorders
  • HIV Infections
  • HIV Seropositivity
  • Hepatitis C
  • Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) Infection
  • Inflammation of Urethra (Urethritis)
  • Intravenous Substance Abuse
  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
  • STD (Sexually Transmitted Diseases)
  • Syphilis
  • Syphillis (Neurosyphilis)
  • Uterine Cervix inflammation (Uterine Cervicitis)

Education & Awards

Dr. Hook graduated from Cornell University, New York. He has 9 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Bacterial Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Chlamydia Infections
HIV Infections
STD (Sexually Transmitted Diseases)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)


Dr. Hook has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Uab Medical West 
  • Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. Edward W Hook MD is a male Internist, has 35 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease.
Where does Dr. Edward W. Hook practice?
Dr. Edward Hook has 3 office locations.
Dr. Edward Hook practices Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease near Birmingham, AL.
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