Dr. Richard Hawthorne, DO

Dr. Richard Hawthorne, DO

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
37 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Richard Hawthorne, DO is a family medicine specialist in Pensacola, FL and has been practicing for 7 years. He specializes in family medicine.Read his story

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Dr. Hawthorne's Experience

Dr. Hawthorne's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Hawthorne's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hawthorne "Dr. Hawthorne earned his medical degree from the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences in Kansas City, Missouri. His postdoctoral training included a Residency in Family Medicine at Southwest Georgia Family Medicine in Albany, where he earned Intern of the Year honors and was later named Chief Resident.Prior to joining West Florida Medical Group in 2012, Dr. Hawthorne worked as a hospitalist in Albany, Georgia. A native of Jay, Florida, he is board certified in Family Medicine and is a member of the American Osteopathic Association and the American Academy of Family Physicians."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hawthorne "?We believe in medical care that takes the whole person into account. We strive to provide the best clinical care combined with communications and patient involvement in the care process to achieve the best outcomes for our patients.?"

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

264  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Paracentesis
  • Physical Examination
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • University of West Florida, Pensacola, FL
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • Ks Univ Of Med & Biosci Coll Of Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Southwest Georgia Family Medicine Residency Internship, Albany, GA
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • SouthwestGeorgia Family Medicine Residency, Albany, GA
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hawthorne has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hawthorne's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hawthorne to family and friends
33 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

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Dr. Hawthorne's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

Dr. Hawthorne and his nurse Toni are the most caring, compassionate, and kind providers I have ever come across. I feel very fortunate to have found him, and all the staff at West Florida Primary care. As a nurse of 24 years, I have met, worked with, and been a patient of numerous physicians. ...more
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I was feeling bad and called Dr. Hawthorne office and asked if I could get a appointment this was at 08:10. I was given appointment at 09:30. This was fourth time I have called his office and gotten appointment the same day. If you are sick they will do everything possible o see you that day....more
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Dr. Hawthorne is a well respected and very polite individual. I would greatly recommend him to others, he's very knowledgeable in all fields and if he can solve the problem it's great, but if he can't he will definitely send you to the specialist he knows that can help you with your medical...more
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Dr Hawthorne is easy to talk to and listens to what you have to say. I am very comfortable with him and would not hesitate to recommend him to a friend.
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Dr. Hawthorne was very personable and caring. He wanted to know why I was coming to see him and how he could help me achieve the health I wanted and needed. He listens well, is very knowledgeable, and has a caring personality. I would highly recommend him.
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