In the event of a decompression injury the emergency number to dial is '911' based on the where you are you will be assigned to the nearest hyperbaric facility.
For reference and information, the chambers in this state are listed below, in alphabetical order.
Marshall Health System
Regional Medical Center
BirminghamCarraway Methodist Medical Center
Hyperbaric Medicine Department
1600 Carraway Blvd.
Birmingham, Alabama 35234
Medical Director: Dr. Bobby Lewis
Carraway Methodist Medical Center is a Level I Trauma Center and has a Lifesaver helicopter program. The Hyperbaric Medicine staff is available on a 24 hour basis, 7 days a week for emergencies. The department serves as a regional referral center for the Divers Alert Network.
Princeton Baptist Medical Center
Dothan Wound Care
321 Westgate Parkway, Suite 3
Huntsville Hospital East
911 Big Cove Road
Springhill Medical Center
3719 Dauphin Street
Phone 24 hour: 251-344-9630
Phone chamber: 251-460-5259
Wound Treatment Center
DHC Regional Medical Center
809 University Blvd East
Phone 24 hour: 205-759-7101
Diving Medicine Lore
Monoplace - A recompression chamber that has a capacity for only one person lying down. These are also known as 'coffin-chambers'
Multiplace - A recompression chamber that has a capacity for more than one person and usually permits a physician/medic to be in attendance from within.
*The chambers and physicians listed have no relationship with this web site and no guarantees of quality are offered or implied. The listings are for information only. This is a listing that I have developed for my personal use. Please be aware that these references are under no obligation at all to respond. It may be that not all of these physicians treat patients, but it is probable that they all may refer you to the appropriate service.