Cameron S. Askew, MD

Dr. Cameron Askew is a board-certified general surgeon. She completed her Surgical Residency at Baptist Health System in Birmingham, AL, and she received her bariatric training during residency under several of the best bariatric surgeons in the state. Dr. Askew is committed to surgical excellence by using the least-invasive, and most-effective means to care for her patients. She has an interest in all aspects of general surgery but also has a strong compassion for and commitment to obesity and weight-loss surgery as obesity is the #1 healthcare issue of our society.

Her Mission

“To provide excellent surgical care to all of my patients in the least invasive way possible. To strive for perfection and efficiency with my patients’ best interests always as my top priority. To work daily to improve myself and to improve healthcare one patient at a time. To always act with compassion and understanding. To be the best surgeon, physician, wife and mother that I can possibly be.”


  • Surgery Residency: Baptist Health Systems, Birmingham, AL
  • Graduate: University of Alabama School of Medicine
  • Undergraduate: Florida State University, Bachelor of Science

Professional Activity

  • American College of Surgeons, Candidate Member
  • Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
  • American Board of Surgeons, Board-Certified
  • American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons