Meet the Staff

Dr. Patricia Auxier, Medical Director

Patricia L. Auxier, MD earned her medical degree in 1982 from the University of Alabama at Birmingham with a specialty in internal medicine. She completed her residency at Baptist Health System in Birmingham, Alabama, after which she started her practice in Lexington, Alabama. Eight years later she moved her private practice to Florence, Alabama, where she continues to serve the residents of Lauderdale County.  Dr. Auxier came to UNA in 1999 to serve as Medical Director at Bennett Infirmary and has been an integral part of University Health Services (UHS) since that time.  In addition to running her private practice and serving as director at UHS, she also serves as medical director at Lauderdale Christian Nursing Home, El Reposo Nursing Home, and Gentiva Hospice.  Outside of work, Dr. Auxier enjoys hiking and watching her favorite basketball team, the Kentucky Wildcats.

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Fall and Spring Hours

We accept walk-in/sick calls from 8:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Monday-Friday.

Appointments are available from 1:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday. On Thursday, appointments are available from 1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.



Intersession hours



Summer hours

We accept walk-in/sick calls from 7:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Monday-Friday.

Appointments are available after 1 p.m. daily.
Please call 256.765.4328 to schedule an appointment.



After Hours Options