Dr. Bill Alison grew up in Huntsville, Alabama. His father was a distinguished obstetrician for over 35 years. He is a Huntsville High graduate and Suma Cum Laude from Washington & Lee University. After attending medical school at UAB, he completed a General Surgery residency at Tulane in New Orleans. The emphasis was on trauma and critical care at Charity Hospital in New Orleans. During this time, he spent a year of research at the Shriners Burn Institute in Galveston, Texas. His research included national publications on infections in nerve injury and burn scar contractures. He also contributed a book chapter on pediatric burn trauma. He worked extensively on several early growth hormone, growth factor, and wound healing projects. His interest turned to Plastic Surgery where he completed his residency at Vanderbilt University. In this training, he learned the obvious Plastic & Reconstructive surgery, but also innovative hormone manipulation, cultivated skin grafting, and critical care while running Vanderbilt’s burn center.
Beginning practice in Huntsville in 1995, he is one of the premier Plastic Surgeons in our area. His practice is primarily Cosmetic Plastic Surgery, however, he still takes trauma calls weekly and has been chief of Plastic Surgery for over 5 years at Huntsville Hospital. For the North Alabama Community he is head of the Children’s Rehab Cleft Palate Clinic.
HE IS CURRENTLY A MEMBER OF:
American Board of Plastic Surgery
American Society of Plastic Surgery
American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
American College of Surgeons
American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine
Dr. Alison feels his extensive experience in surgery, critical care, and research in hormone and growth factors gives him a unique ability to customize a weight-loss, wellness, and anti-aging plan for you as a patient.