Alexander T. Hawkins, MD
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Clinical Expertise and Special Interests
Dr. Hawkins is a general neurosurgeon with extensive expertise in surgical and nonsurgical treatment of brain and spinal cord disorders. He is accomplished in neurooncology, radiosurgery, cerebral vascular surgery, spinal surgery including minimally invasive and complex spinal surgery, functional neurosurgery and surgery for chronic pain conditions. He is also trained in minimally invasive spine surgery.
Our providers work collaboratively in a care team model. Learn more about the care team!
Meet the Care Team
Billie A. Sturgeon, APNP
Neurosurgery Meet Billie
“I am happy…5 months out of surgery, so far so good! I think he is an amazing doctor and had a good experience overall with my followup appointments at Neuroscience Group!”
– Judy K.
American Board of Neurological Surgery
Chief Resident: Neurological Surgery, University of Louisville
Residency: Neurological Surgery, University of Louisville
Internship: Department of Surgery, University of Louisville
Neurosurgical Externship: Oregon Health & Science University
Doctor of Medicine: University of Illinois College of Medicine, Peoria, IL
Bachelor of Science: University of Illinois-Champaign
Recognition of Achievements
Dean’s List, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign
Alpha Lamda Delta, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign
Phi Eta Sigma, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign
Psi Chi, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign
Wa Na See, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign
Golden Key, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign
Phi Kappa Phi, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign
Condit Fellowship, Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana, IL
“Neurosurgery is a fascinating, at times challenging, and rewarding profession. It is a humbling privilege to help people with serious neurologic and spinal problems.” – Dr. Hawkins