Our board certified urologists stay current on the latest advances in urological care, bringing new technology and treatment options to West Alabama.


 Doctor Kenneth Aldridge, Urologist

Dr. Kenneth Aldridge, MD, FACS, has been with West Alabama Urology Associates since 1986. He is certified by the American Board of Urology.

Dr. Aldridge received his medical degree from the University of Alabama School of Medicine, where he graduated cum laude in 1981. He completed an internship and residency in general surgery at Medical University of South Carolina and completed a residency in Urology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

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Doctor Matthew Thom, Urologist

Dr. Matthew Thom is a board certified urologist and joined the staff of West Alabama Urology Associates in 2011.

Dr. Thom treats both benign and cancerous conditions and diseases of genitourinary system. He has a special interest in minimally invasive/laparoscopic/robotic procedures for renal, prostate and bladder diseases.

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Doctor Howard Winfield, Urologist

Dr. Howard Winfield joined West Alabama Urology Associates in the summer of 2009.

A native of Montreal, Canada, Dr. Winfield has been a practicing urologist for 25 years. Dr. Winfield came to Alabama from the University of Iowa Hospitals in Iowa City, where he served as a Professor in the Department of Urology and Director of Laparoscopic, Robotic and Minimally Invasive Urologic Surgery.

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Susan Windham, Nurse Practitioner

Susan Windham joined West Alabama Urology Associates in 1998 beginning her practice initially with Dr. Kenneth Aldridge. As the practice has grown she is now in collaborative practice with Dr. Howard Winfield and Dr. Matthew Thom.

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Chelsey Roberts, Nurse Practitioner

Chelsey is an Alabama native and graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Auburn University.  She attended the University of Alabama at Birmingham where she obtained her Masters of Science in Nursing with a specialty of Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner.  She is currently pursuing her Doctor of Nursing Practice degree at the University of Alabama.  Prior to joining West Alabama Urology Associates, she worked in a specialty clinic as well as in Geriatrics.