Physician Care at Lowell Drive

401 Lowell Drive, Suite 19 • Huntsville, AL 35801 • (256) 265-9870
Hours of service: Monday – Thursday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Friday: 8 a.m. – Noon
(closed for lunch Noon - 1 p.m.)

Download a new patient packet
Map

 

Patricia Martin, MD
Patricia Martin, MD

Board certified in Internal Medicine, Dr. Patricia Martin is trained in the prevention and management of adult medical illnesses including, but not limited to hypertension, diabetes, heart disease and lung disease.

Services

  • Comprehensive medical care for both male and female patients
  • Health screening, immunizations and adult physical examination
  • Collaboration with other medical and surgical specialists when indicated

Scheduling appointments

Consultations with Dr. Patricia Martin or Nurse Practitioner Nilsa Black are by appointment only. Appointments may be scheduled by contacting the clinic at (256) 265-9870. Be prepared to provide:

  • Current insurance information (most insurance plans are accepted)
  • Mailing address
  • Daytime/evening/cell phone numbers

On the day of your appointment, please allow time for parking and registration. In addition, please bring the following items to your appointment:

  • Current insurance card and photo identification
  • Current medications or a complete list of medicines with doses, including all over-the-counter medications, herbs and vitamins
  • Method of payment
  • Completed new patient packet

Canceling appointments

To cancel an appointment, please notify the clinic at least 24 hours in advance. This is an important courtesy to others waiting to schedule an appointment.

Immunizations and injections

Visits for immunizations or injections only do not require a regular appointment with the physician. However, please call us at least one day in advance so we can make sure to have adequate supplies and staff to assist you.

Prescription refills

Refills should be requested during regular office visits. Please allow 72 hours for refills to be completed. Your options for refills outside of office visits include:

  • Local pharmacies: You may call the pharmacy directly and request that a refill request be faxed to the clinic.
  • Mail-order pharmacies: You may contact the mail-order pharmacy directly and request that a refill request be faxed to the clinic.
  • Phone-ins: When contacting the clinic directly, please be prepared with the name, dosage and frequency of the required medication.
  • Controlled substances: Narcotics or sedative refills must be approved by Dr. Martin and may not be filled by the on-call physician.

Medication refills will not be called in outside of normal business hours.

Insurance

Most insurance policies are accepted including Medicare, Medicaid, Tricare and Blue Cross/Blue Shield.