Dr. Donnie L. Hawkins, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 64

6585 S Yale Ave Suite 200
Tulsa, OK 74136
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Dr. Hawkins:

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Dr. Hawkins' Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Saint Francis Hospital
6161 South Yale
Tulsa, OK 74136
Oklahoma Surgical Hospital
2408 East 81st Street Suite 300
Tulsa, OK 74137

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Hawkins

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Central States Ortho Specs
Tulsa Office
6585 S Yale Ave Suite 200
Tulsa, OK 74136
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    Dr. Hawkins' Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery, 1981
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    • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Spine Surgery
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    • Bunion
    • Bursitis
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Scoliosis
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
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    Background Check for Dr. Hawkins

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Oklahoma.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
    Graduated in 1975

    Internship Hospital

    Bexar County Hospital
    Complete in 1976

    Residency Hospital

    Herman Hospital, Chief Resident, Spinal Surgery
    Complete in 1980
    M.D. Anderson Cancer and Tumor Institute, Texas Medical Center
    Complete in 1979
    Shriners Hospital For Crippled Children
    Complete in 1978
    University Of Texas Medical School At Houston Affiliated Hospitals
    Complete in 1980

    Undergraduate Schools

    Panhandle State University
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Hawkins & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    You have an 85.6% lower risk of dying at a hospital with 5-stars for heart bypass surgery compared to a hospital with 1-star. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Hawkins' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Hawkins has admitting privileges:

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    • Oklahoma Surgical Hospital

    • Saint Francis Hospital

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Hawkins

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hawkins to family and friends

    15 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Hawkins' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    14 responses
    same as
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 13 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Hawkins
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    15 responses
    below
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Hawkins accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • State Farm
    • United Healthcare
    • Universal American
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    Office Locations

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    Central States Ortho Specs
    Tulsa Office
    6585 S Yale Ave Suite 200
    Tulsa, OK 74136
    (918) 481-2767 (Office)
    (918) 481-7611 (Fax)
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