Babi Pediatrics 459 is a medical center that specializes in personalized child care in the Birmingham area. If you are looking for a trusted physician for your child, adolescent, or baby our pediatric clinic is now accepting new patients and invites you to come visit us!

About the Clinic

About Us

Providing you with the best team for the best care

Melissa Gleason C.R.N.P.

Melissa Gleason, CRNP, graduated from the University of Tennessee with a bachelors degree in nursing. She completed the family nurse practitioner program and earned her master’s degree in nursing from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Melissa began practicing as a nurse practitioner in pediatrics in 1996. She is certified as an advanced practice nurse by the Alabama Board of Nursing and as a registered nurse practitioner by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. As a nurse practitioner, Melissa can diagnose and treat a wide range of health problems and provide well-child care. Melissa lives in Hoover with her husband and two children.

Bassam Babi M.D. F.A.A.P.

Dr. Bassam Babi completed his residency at Rush Children’s Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. He has been board certified in Pediatrics since 1994. Dr. Babi graduated medical school in the top 5 percent of his class. He was nominated by Rush Medical Students as Outstanding Senior President. He was presented the National Leadership Award promoted by the National Republican Congressional Committee. Dr. Babi had a solo practice in Jacksonville, Alabama for 7 years. He has also been elected for many years as the “Busiest Pediatrician” in surrounding areas. Dr. Babi now lives in Birmingham with his wife and four children.

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