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Richard J. Hawkins, MD

Richard Hawkins
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GHS Physician
Provider Practice
Steadman Hawkins Clinic of the Carolinas
Orthopaedic Surgery
Area of Expertise
Shoulder/Elbow/Knee Surgery
Clinical Areas
Orthopaedics / Neurosugery
Medical School
University of Western Ontario
University of Western Ontario
Residency Training
Orthopaedic Surgery
Board Certifications
Orthopaedic Surgery-American Board Of Orthopaedic Surgery
Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery, University of South Carolina Team Physician, Denver Broncos Team Physician, Colorado Rockies Steadman Hawkins Clinic of the Carolinas Dr. Richard Hawkins relocated from his native Canada to Vail in October of 1990, where he teamed with Dr. J. Richard Steadman to form the Steadman Hawkins Clinic. He graduated from the University of Western Ontario in Orthopaedics. He had fellowship training in knee, shoulder, and spine. Returning to London, at the University of Western Ontario, Dr. Hawkins became Professor of Orthopaedics and Director of the Residency Program. In 1979, he was an ABC Traveling Fellow to Great Britain. Dr. Hawkins is a founding member of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons, Past-President of the same organization, Past-President of the Canadian Academy of Sports Medicine, former Director of the Sports Medicine Council of Canada, former Team Physician to the Canadian Olympics in Calgary in 1988, and a former consultant to the United States Ski Team. He was the National Medical Director for the U.S. Disabled Ski Team, and was Team Physician for the 1998 and 1999 Super Bowl Champions Denver Broncos and presently team physician. He was Medical Director and is presently team physician for the Colorado Rockies Baseball Team. Dr. Hawkins has cared for many teams and many athletes from high school to the professional level. Dr. Hawkins has published over 200 articles and videotapes, and has presented approximately 500 pieces at both national and international meetings. He has published 7 textbooks in Orthopaedics. He is a Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of South Carolina and is a former Clinical Professor at the University of Colorado and at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. His primary focus in academic orthopaedics has been the shoulder, both basic and clinical research. He is presently on the editorial board of many orthopaedic journals. He has served
Academic Appointments
Clinical Professor


Steadman Hawkins Clinic of the Carolinas
200 Patewood Dr Suite C100
Greenville, SC 29615
Accepting New Patients
(864) 454-7422
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