Our Physicians

Hoover ENT Associates P.C. is made up of a team of professionals dedicated to providing the best quality healthcare in a responsive and caring environment. Our otolaryngologists are all Board certified with years of experience in the profession. They work in concert with nurses and office staff who work hard to understand your health issues quickly and apply the appropriate treatment to get you back to your optimal health.

Edwyn L. Boyd, MD 

Dr. Edwyn L. Boyd, a co-founder of Hoover ENT, is a board certified ear, nose, and throat specialist and has practiced in the Birmingham metropolitan area since 1982. He is a past president of the Birmingham ENT Society, past president of the American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy, and past president of the Pan American Allergy Society. Dr. Boyd is the author of numerous publications in professional journals and textbooks, and continues to teach the basic principles of Ear, Nose, and Throat allergy to medical students, nurses, residents, and physicians throughout the United States.

Marcus Moody, MD

Dr. Marcus W. Moody joined Hoover ENT as a full-time associate in 2013.

Previously, Dr. Moody served as Associate Professor of Otolaryngology at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock. He completed his undergraduate education at the University of Virginia and attended medical school at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville, TN. He completed his surgical internship and ENT residency at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston and was a Fellow in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Rousso Facial Plastic Surgery in Birmingham, AL. He joined the faculty at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in 2007 where he received tenure as well as many awards for excellence in teaching. 

Dr. Moody is a member of many professional organizations and serves as an officer or committee member in these societies. He has authored or co-authored many publications in textbooks and peer-reviewed journals and is currently on the editorial board of the ENT Journal. He has been an invited lecturer both nationally and internationally.    

Dr. Moody has also been very active in community service and medical mission trips. Since graduating medical school he has served as part of multiple surgical medical mission trips to developing areas such as Honduras, Nepal, Moldova, China, and Kenya.