Meet Our Providers

Premier Rheumatology of Alabama is a part of Articularis Healthcare Group, a growing network of rheumatology practices located across the South/Southeast United States. Being a part of this network affords our providers access to the most progressive treatment options and most successful plans of care.

Christopher Adams, M.D.

Christopher Adams, M.D.

Dr. Adams is board-certified in both rheumatology and internal medicine with 40+ years of clinical experience. He earned his medical degree from the University of Alabama School of Medicine and completed his internship and residency at Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center. After a decorated tour of duty with the military as an internist, he completed a fellowship in clinical immunology and rheumatology at the University of Alabama School of Medicine. Prior to his current role as senior clinician at Premier Rheumatology of Alabama, Dr. Adams was Chief of Rheumatology at East Alabama Medical Center.

Medical School
Medical School
Residency
Residency

Internal Medicine

Fellowship
Fellowship

Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology

Zarmeena Ali, M.D

Zarmeena Ali, M.D

Dr. Ali is originally from Lahore, Pakistan and earned her medical degree from Aga Khan University in Karachi, Pakistan. She completed a residency in internal medicine from the University of Connecticut, and her fellowship in rheumatology from Washington University in St. Louis.

Medical School
Medical School
Residency
Residency

Internal Medicine

Fellowship
Fellowship
Jose Leon, M.D.

Jose Leon, M.D.

Dr. Leon received his medical degree from the University of Peruana Cayetano Heredia. He completed an internal medicine residency at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, and his rheumatology fellowship at Louisiana State University. After completing his residency at UAB, Dr. Leon spent five years working in hospital medicine. While living in Alabama, he met his wife, Kayla, an Auburn graduate, as well as

Medical School
Medical School
Residency
Residency

Internal Medicine

Fellowship
Fellowship

Rheumatology

Molly Cotney Reeves, CRNP

Molly Cotney Reeves, CRNP

Molly Cotney Reeves attended the University of Alabama at Birmingham, where she received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing. While working as a rheumatology clinic nurse and infusion nurse, she obtained her Master of Science in Nursing from Auburn University.

Catherine Molly Kohl, DNP, NP-C, RN

Catherine Molly Kohl, DNP, NP-C, RN

Dr. Kohl grew up in Auburn, Alabama, graduating from Auburn High School. She is a graduate of Troy University with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She earned both of her Master of Science in Nursing and Doctor of Nursing Practice degrees from Auburn University. Dr. Kohl is a Board-Certified Rheumatology Nurse Practitioner from the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and is licensed by the Alabama Board of Nursing and the Georgia Board of Nursing.

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