Alexander T. Hawkins MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Surgery
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  • 84 ratings

About Alexander T. Hawkins

Areas of Expertise

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    Colon and Rectal Cancer Surgery
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    Colon and Rectal Surgery
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    General Surgery
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    Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
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    Surgical Oncology


1301 Medical Center Drive, Suite 3501A
Nashville, TN 37232


  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Virginia, 2008
  • Internship - Massachusetts General Hospital, 2009
  • Master of Public Health - Harvard Medical School, 2013
  • Residency - Massachusetts General Hospital, 2015
  • Fellowship - Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University Medical Center, 2016

Board Certifications

  • Surgery - American Board of Surgery, 2015
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery - American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery, 2017

Patient Comments

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He took the time to listen.
August 3, 2020
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I felt confident in *Dr. Hawkins care and would recommend him.
Februray 27, 2020
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*Dr. Hawkins takes his time with you & very sincere.
Februray 24, 2020
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Very personable, explained various options and possible consequences well.
January 10, 2020
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*Dr. Hawkins & his staff were great! He never made us feel like he was rushed to get to his next patient. He was totally focused on me.
November 20, 2019
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Took great amount of his time to explain all options - good & bad - then answered all own questions again - they did scope - long time very impressed.
August 13, 2019
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Overall, first experience using this physician, appears confident, concerned, and very capable.
June 28, 2019
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*Dr. Hawkins is very kind, respectful and caring. I heartily recommend him for anybody needing colo-rectal surgery.
June 20, 2019
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