Notable Women 2019: Valerie L. Vick, MD, Andrea McMurphy, MD, and Kimberly Elliott, MD, Premier Medical

Ophthalmologist Valerie L. Vick, MD, (Left) and otolaryngologists Andrea McMurphy, MD, (center) and Kimberly Elliott, MD, (Right) have over 40 years of experience combined. All three women are incredible and caring physicians who enjoy taking care of their patients while also being moms and maintaining the balance between their practice and homes. Photo by Chad Riley

What is it about your practice that makes it special?
Premier Medical is the largest and most established eye, ear, nose and throat clinic in the region. We have the finest physicians and the latest technology to accurately diagnose and treat your medical problem. We have 23 eye doctors and 11 ENT doctors at multiple office locations, creating an environment where multiple doctors can consult on a patient if needed.

What is your role with the group?
These three Notable Women have over 40 years of combined experience in their fields.  Valerie L. Vick, MD is a board certified Ophthalmologist and has practiced for over 15 years while specializing in ophthalmic plastic surgery.  Andrea McMurphy, MD is a board certified Otolaryngologist and has been practicing for over 14 years and specializes in pediatric and adult ear, nose and throat surgery.  Kimberly Elliott, MD is a board certified Otolaryngologist and has been practicing for over 13 years while specializing in pediatric and adult ear disease and surgery.

What contributes to your success?
Our teamwork and our long-standing commitment to excellence and patient care are what make us successful. Our eye group provides complete subspecialty care and is the only group in Mobile and Baldwin counties that can claim that. Our group is also the largest provider of ENT care in Mobile and Baldwin counties and provides allergy testing and treatment with an on-site lab as well as comprehensive hearing services, including dispensing hearing aids.

How has your practice grown or changed, and where are you going from here?
Premier Medical is well established and more than 100 years old, and we remind ourselves often how fortunate we are to be in this position. We are committed to continuing our heritage by working every day to become a better practice, and we hope to be able to provide excellent and compassionate care to our patients for another 100 years.

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