NCQA - Diabetes CareNCQA PCMH Recognized

At Premier Internal Medicine Associates, PC, we specialize in the prevention and management of adult medical illnesses and provide core support for your adult healthcare needs. Dr. Zia Hassan and our team of practitioners aim to provide comprehensive medical care for both male and female patients. From health screenings, immunizations, physical examinations to diabetes management and heart health, we are your source for all of your preventative and corrective medical needs.

Our nurse practitioners have obtained a Masters in Nursing as well as completed advanced clinical training. They work in collaboration with Dr. Hassan for each and every one of our patients.

We are a proud member of the associations listed below.

Medical Association of the State of Alabama
Madison County Medical Society


-Preventative Care-
Annual Wellness Exams
Women Examinations
Diabetic Education
& More!
-Illness & Acute Care-
Upper Respiratory Symptoms
Joint Pain
Weight Management
& More!
-Chronic Management-
Diabetes Care
High Blood Pressure
High Cholesterol
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
& More!
-On-Site Services-
A1C Checks
Influenza Testing
Step Testing
Joint Injections
Prolia Injections
Steroid Injections
& More!

Our Team

Zia Hassan, MD, FACP

Zia Hassan, MD, FACP

Medical Doctor

Dr. Hassan is a board certified physician specializing in internal medicine. He is the founder of Premier Internal Medicine Associates, PC. With extensive knowledge in internal medicine, Dr Hassan has been recognized by the NCQA for his excellence in diabetes management. He is passionate on patient education and preventive care for his patients. He is a preferred Physician with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama for being dedicated to improving healthcare quality and efficiency for his patients. A native of Pakistan, Dr. Hassan graduated from King Edward Medical University and completed his residency at Abington Memorial Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. Prior to starting his practice, Dr Hassan worked as a physician with Huntsville Hospital Physician Network, Athens-Limestone Hospital, North Alabama Hospitalists, and William Backus Hospital in Norwich, CT. When not practicing, Dr. Hassan enjoys the outdoors, hiking, and spending time with his wife and three children.
Amy Schiffman, DNP

Amy Schiffman, DNP

Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner

Amy joined our practice in the Fall of 2021! She received her undergraduate in nursing from the University of Alabama and her doctorate of nursing at Samford University. In her spare time, Amy enjoys traveling as well as spending time with her husband, dog, and cat! Board Certified Doctor of Nurse Practicing at Samford University with a Nursing Degree at University of Alabama!
Lauren Gower, CRNP

Lauren Gower, CRNP

Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner

Lauren started with us in December of 2022! She has obtained both her undergraduate and graduate of science in nursing from the University of Alabama in Huntsville. Before joining us, she was caring for patients in the Neuro Intensive Care Unit at Huntsville Hospital. She is very excited to be a part of our team and we are so glad to have her!
Tracie Fields,BSBA, Practice Manager

Tracie Fields,BSBA, Practice Manager

Practice Manager

Tracie joined Premier Internal Medicine Associates team in 2023!  Tracie holds a bachelor's degree in Business Administration.  She brings with her 27 years of healthcare experience.  In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends.
Kristi Pruett

Kristi Pruett

Check-in Receptionist

Kristi joined us in the beginning of 2023! When not at work caring for our patients, she enjoys spending time outdoors and going to the beach with her two Dachshunds!
Sabrena Smith, CCMA

Sabrena Smith, CCMA

Certified Clinical Medical Assistant

Sabrena has been with this practice for 5 years! She has a passion for patient care and when not at work, she enjoys spending time with her son.
Megan Riddle, CCMA

Megan Riddle, CCMA

Certified Clinical Medical Assistant

Megan started with us in November of 2022! She was born and raised in a small town in Limestone County called Lester. She is passionate in assisting and caring for others. When not at work, she enjoys the outdoors and spending time with her husband and dog!
Inesha Hines, RMA

Inesha Hines, RMA

Registered Medical Assistant

Inesha has re-joined the practice! She started with us initially in 2018. She is currently in nursing school to become an RN! When not at work, she enjoys spending with her son!

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Contact Us

Premier Internal Medicine Associates, PC

420 Lowell Drive
Suite 302
Huntsville, AL 35801



Monday: 8AM - 5PM
Tuesday: 8AM - 5PM
Wednesday: 8AM - 12PM
Thursday: 8AM - 5PM
Friday: 8AM - 5PM

Lunch from 12PM - 1PM