Dr. William Hawkins, MD

General SurgeryMaleAge 52

Dr. Hawkins

Barnes-jewish Hospital

1 Barnes Jewish Hospital Plz Saint Louis, MO 63110

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(314) 362-4048

Dr. William Hawkins, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has over 26 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School of Medicine medical school in 1995. He is affiliated with medical facilities Barnes Jewish Hospital and Barnes-jewish West County Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Hawkins to book an appointment.

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Dr. Hawkins is affiliated with Barnes-jewish West County Hospital Creve Coeur, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Practices at Top Hospital
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Experience
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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Hawkins' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hawkins performs Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Hawkins performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Pancreatic Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hawkins treats Pancreatic Cancer more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Hawkins treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Islet Cell Cancer
Ileus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hawkins treats Ileus more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Hawkins treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Hawkins' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Acute Bowel Infarction
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Arterial Catheterization With Robotic Assistance
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Boerhaave's Syndrome
  • Breast Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Empyema
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Open
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Percutaneous Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Primary Biliary Cholangitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Grafts
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Thoracentesis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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Dr. Hawkins accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Balanced Blue Access Choice-MO
Balanced Blue Access-MO
Blue Access Choice (St Louis) (Select Network)-MO
Blue Access Choice - S-MO
Blue Access Choice-MO
Blue Access-MO
Blue Traditional-MO
Bronze Blue Access Choice Plus-MO
Bronze Blue Access Choice-MO
Bronze Blue Access Plus-MO
Bronze Blue Access-MO
Gold Blue Access Choice Plus-MO
Gold Blue Access Choice-MO
Gold Blue Access Plus-MO
Gold Blue Access-MO
Gold Blue Preferred Options-MO
Lumenos Plans (Blue Access Choice)-MO
Lumenos plans (Blue Access)-MO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Preferred-Care Blue (KC) (Select Network)-MO
Silver Blue Access Choice Plus-MO
Silver Blue Access Choice-MO
Silver Blue Access Plus-MO
Silver Blue Access-MO
Silver Blue Preferred Options-MO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Dr. Hawkins' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hawkins

5.0

Based on 5 ratings

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What went well
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed (4)
  • Explained conditions well (4)
What could be improved
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    Dr. Hawkins removed a tumor that three other surgeons considered too risky. He put up with my banter and questions prior to and after surgery. I am still alive and grateful to spend another holiday with family.
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
    No results
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    Apr 02, 2021
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    Laid it all out on the table,very honest and straight forward. Did my Whipple procedure, explained how very serious this was. And now after its done,he's correct wow!! What a life altering operation. Now we move on to to immunotherapy and chemo
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
    No results
    Helpful
    Jim reinheimer – Oct 30, 2020
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    He is amazing, explains everything and does not sugarcoat anything , he is open and honest
    What went well
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    What could be improved
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    May 14, 2019
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    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. William Hawkins, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has over 26 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    Education

    2004
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2000
    Meml Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1998
    Beth Israel Deaconess Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1996
    Ne Deaconess Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1995
    Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School of Medicine
    Medical School
    ,

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Does Dr. William Hawkins, MD accept my insurance?

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

    Dr. Hawkins frequently treats Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy), Pancreatic Cancer, and Ileus. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Hawkins treats.

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

    Dr. Hawkins' office is located at 1 Barnes Jewish Hospital Plz, Saint Louis, MO 63110. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    Does Dr. William 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. William Hawkins, MD?

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    Locations

    Practice

    Barnes-jewish Hospital1 Barnes Jewish Hospital Plz Saint Louis, MO 63110
    1
    Barnes Jewish West County Hospital10 Barnes West Dr Saint Louis, MO 63141
    2

    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Hawkins is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

    Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

    Barnes Jewish Hospital

    Saint Louis, MO

    77% Patient Experience Rating, 8% higher than the national average

    9 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2021)

    Barnes-jewish West County Hospital

    Creve Coeur, MO

    80% Patient Experience Rating, 11% higher than the national average

    5 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)