Dr. Joseph Hawkins Jr, MD

Dr. Joseph Hawkins Jr, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
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Dr. Joseph Hawkins Jr, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in Fresno, CA. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

7230 N Millbrook Ave

Fresno, CA 93720

Contact Information

(559) 431-6197

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California

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Osteopenia
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more than 99% of peers
Obesity
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Endocrinology & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acromegaly and Gigantism
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University Of South Alabama / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Va Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Ctrl San Joaqulin Vly Med University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Duke University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hawkins Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hawkins Jr' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hawkins Jr to family and friends
4.2
based on 10 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Hawkins Jr' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Fresno, CA |
Dr. Hawkins has been my doctor for almost twenty years and I highly recommend him. I have never felt rushed by him or his staff. He spends time answering any questions I may have. He provides clear answers. He is knowledgeable, kind and caring. His staff are also polite and helpful.
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Fresno, CA |
Dr. Hawkins himself is wonderful. However his PA, his nurse and especially his office staff are some of the worst I have ever experienced. Customer service and patient care are not in their vocabulary. Both the PA and the nurse contradict the doctor. The office staff are cold and uncaring. I'd go...more
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San Antonio, TX |
Dr Hawkins is very knowledgeable and takes the time needed to explain everything to you. He is able to answer most of my questions and the ones he could not he researched. I have seen a few Endocrin doctors and he is by far the best doctor I have seen. I would recommend him. His staff is also very...more
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I have been a patient of Dr. Hawkins for approx. 15 years due to a complex endocrine system failure. This man has gone out of his way to help me and has helped to improve my quality of life tremendously.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Hawkins Jr accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
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Hospitals where Dr. Hawkins Jr has admitting privileges

Community Regional Medical Center
2823 Fresno St
Fresno, CA 93721
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Saint Agnes Medical Center
1303 E Herndon Ave
Fresno, CA 93720
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