Dr. Joseph L. Cochran, MD

Male Gastroenterology

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Accepting new patients 16 years of experience Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Cochran

Dr. Joseph L. Cochran, MD is an Internist (Gastroenterologist) in Birmingham, AL. He specializes in Gastroenterology, has 16 years of experience, and is board certified. He graduated from Vanderbilt University Hospital and he is affiliated with Grandview Medical Center and St. Vincent's St. Clair.

Dr. Cochran works at Bga Pharmacy and 3 other locations. He treats conditions like Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis, Diverticulitis, Intestinal along with other conditions at...

Dr. Cochran's Locations


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Grandview Medical Center

3690 Grandview Pkwy,

Birmingham, AL 35243

Bga Pharmacy

1 Independence Plz Ste 900,

Birmingham, AL 35209

Pell City Internal and Family Medicine

41 Eminence Way Ste A,

Pell City, AL 35128

Nephrology Associates - Pell City

7063 Veterans Pkwy,

Pell City, AL 35125

Admitting Hospitals

  • Grandview Medical Center
  • St. Vincent's St. Clair

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Jan 3, 2020

I was referred to Dr. Cochran May of 2019 because being diagnosed with liver disease and was told by another doctor that I had two years or less given the stage of damage. I called for an appointment with the referral from Brookwood Medical and...


About Dr. Joseph L. Cochran, MD


  • Gastroenterology

Years of Experience

16 years of experience

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Education & Certifications

Medical Education

  • University Of Tennessee / Chattanooga


  • University of Alabama Hospital


  • Vanderbilt University Hospital

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

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