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Specializes in Hematology & Oncology • Male

1545 Airport Blvd # 2000
Pensacola, FL 32504
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Dr. Watkins III' Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Sacred Heart Hospital
5151 N 9th Ave
Pensacola, FL 32504

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Sacred Heart Medical Oncology Group
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1545 Airport Blvd # 2000
Pensacola, FL 32504
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    Dr. Watkins III' Experience

    Specialties

    • Hematology & Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Emergency Medicine
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    • Acute Leukemia
    • Anemia
    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Burkitt's Lymphoma
    • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Cryoglobulinemia
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Hematologic Abnormalities Associated With Pregnancy
    • Hemophilia
    • Hemophilia A
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Leukocytosis
    • Lymphocytosis
    • Lymphoma
    • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
    • Lymphosarcoma
    • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
    • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
    • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
    • Mast Cell Diseases
    • Maternal Anemia
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neutropenia
    • Nodular Lymphoma
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    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Pancytopenia
    • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
    • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
    • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Thalassemia
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
    • von Willebrand Disease
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • 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 Kansas School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 2003

    Internship Hospital

    Alton Ochsner Foundation Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    Alton Ochsner Foundation Hospital

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Kansas-Cancer Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Watkins III & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Watkins III' Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

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    Dr. Watkins III' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.3 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

    12 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.6 out of 5

    12 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Watkins III

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.8 out of 5

    12 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.7 out of 5

    12 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.7 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

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    • Medicaid
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • Planned Administration Inc
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • WellCare
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    Office Locations

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    Sacred Heart Medical Oncology Group
    SHMOG
    1545 Airport Blvd # 2000
    Pensacola, FL 32504
    (850) 416-6933 (Office)
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