About Us

A trusted leader in healthcare, Southeast Alabama Medical Center is a not-for-profit community health system dedicated to improving the health and quality of life of the residents of southeast Alabama, southwest Georgia and the Florida Panhandle.

Led by volunteer boards made up of community leaders, SAMC operates as a 420-bed regional referral center, serving approximately 600,000 people throughout its neighboring communities and counties. SAMC offers a full range of healthcare services through its main campus in Dothan, including family-centered women's care, advanced cardiovascular and cancer treatments, state-of-the-art surgical procedures, comprehensive pain management services and more.


Since opening its doors in 1957, Southeast Alabama Medical Center has, through advanced treatment and technology, provided for the changing healthcare needs of the growing communities it serves.


Launched in 2006, the SAMC Foundation is dedicated to developing a strong base of philanthropic support to help the Medical Center and its affiliates provide quality healthcare and promote wellness.

SAMC Foundation

The Medical Call Center is an around-the-clock healthcare information system staffed by registered nurses who are just a telephone call away. We can be reached 24 hours a day at 334-712-3336 or 1-800-735-4998.

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Our mission is to provide quality healthcare and promote wellness to those we serve. Our vision is to be recognized as the healthcare provider of choice in the region. Our values focus on Service, Excellence, Respect, Value and Enthusiasm. 

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SAMC is supported by a medical staff of more than 275 physicians representing virtually every medical specialty. In addition, SAMC boasts more than 2,500 highly-qualified employees providing the latest diagnostic, clinical, surgical and patient care services available in the Tri-State area.

Several area clinics, primary care offices, a cancer treatment center, Home Care, Advanced Home Medical Equipment and a Women's Center Boutique with certified prostheses fitters, extend SAMC's reach into the community. For more information about the services provided at SAMC, call 334-712-3336 or 1-800-735-4998.

Our Values

Our values are shared beliefs that guide us in accomplishing our mission through team approach and an individual commitment to SERVE.

  • Service: We provide personal care and professional service.
  • Excellence: We pursue the highest quality in all that we do.
  • Respect: We recognize and value every individual.
  • Value: We innovatively use resources to provide efficient and effective services.
  • Enthusiasm: Our actions demonstrate pride, energy, and commitment.