Dr. Alexander Hawkins, MD

Colorectal SurgeryMaleAge 43

Dr. Hawkins

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

1161 21st Ave S Nashville, TN 37232

Make an Appointment

(615) 343-4612

Dr. Alexander Hawkins, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Nashville, TN. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Hawkins to book an appointment.

Healthgrades Provider Compare™

Quickly compare more Colorectal Surgery Specialists in your area

Experience and Background Checks

Experience
Background

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Hawkins' experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Hawkins' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Colectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hawkins performs Colectomy more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Hawkins performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hawkins performs Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures) more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Hawkins performs this procedure more than 89% of his peers

Sphincterotomy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hawkins performs Sphincterotomy more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Hawkins performs this procedure more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Hawkins' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallstones
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

Insurance Check

Search for your insurance provider

Dr. Hawkins accepts

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

(615) 343-4612

Dr. Hawkins accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO

Dr. Hawkins' Reviews

healthgrades logo

Be the first to leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Hawkins?
(Select your rating)

About Me

Biography

Dr. Alexander Hawkins, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Nashville, TN. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Hawkins to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • Colorectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Alexander Hawkins, MD accept my insurance?

Use the Healthgrades insurance check to verify if Dr. Hawkins accepts your insurance.

What are Dr. Alexander Hawkins, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Hawkins frequently treats Colectomy, Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures), and Sphincterotomy. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Hawkins treats.

Where is Dr. Alexander Hawkins, MD's office located?

Dr. Hawkins' office is located at 1161 21st Ave S, Nashville, TN 37232. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Alexander Hawkins, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Hawkins has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Alexander Hawkins, MD?

Find contact information here to make an appointment.

Locations

Practice

Vanderbilt University Medical Center1161 21st Ave S Nashville, TN 37232
1
Vanderbilt Medical Group3601 The Vanderbilt Clinic Nashville, TN 37232
2