W. Alan Paul, M.D.

W. Alan Paul, M.D.


Medical College of Georgia
Degree:  Doctor of Medicine

University of Michigan
Graduate School, Physical Anthropology

University of Georgia
Degree:  Bachelor of Arts, Summa Cum Laude


University of Kentucky Medical Center
Department of Internal Medicine

Chief Medical Resident:

University of Kentucky Medical Center


University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine
Department of Medicine
Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology


American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine in Rheumatology


Paul, W. Alan, “Reiters Syndrome.” Arthritis Today.  1985

Paul, W. Alan, “Arthropathy of Hemochromatosis.” Dial Access.  1985

Paul, W. Alan, “Neuromuscular Disorders Other than Polymyositis.”, Dial Access

Schrohenloher RE, Bowman RL, Paul WA, Alarcon GS, and Koopman WJ.  “Relationship of IGA-RF and IGM-RF in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA).” Abstract. 1986

Paul WA, Schrohenloher RE, Collins JE, and Koopman WJ. “Exaggerated IGM Rheumatoid Factor (RF) Response After Secondary Immunization in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA).” Abstract. 1987

Tomana M, Koopman WJ, Alarcon GS, Schrohenloher RE, and Paul WA. “Abnormal Glycosylation of Serum IgG from Patients with Chronic Inflammatory Diseases.” Arthritis Rheum 31:333-338. 1988

Honors and Awards:

Phi Kappa Phi, Honor Society
University of Georgia

Phi Beta Kappa, Honor Society
University of Georgia

Significant Physician Award
Alabama Arthritis Foundation, 2003

Best Doctors
Selected Annually, 2000-present

Professional Membership:

Fellow American College of Rheumatology
American College of Physicians
Jefferson County Medical Society
Alabama Society of the Rheumatic Disease


Dr. Paul joined the practice in 1987.  He is married to Karen Paul and has 6 children; Drew, Lauren, Austin, Rebecca, Stephen, and Leah.