4950 Norton Healthcare Blvd.
Suite 209 • Louisville, KY 40241
Phone: 502-425-5556
Fax: 502-425-5655
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Our Doctors


Brian L. Hawkins M.D.

Dr. Hawkins is a Louisville native. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in biology from the University of Kentucky, and his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Louisville in 1988. Following a residency at the University of Louisville, he was an assistant professor of surgery, division of otolaryngology, at U of L from 1994-1998. He has been in private practice since.


Dr. Hawkins practices general otolaryngology, and sees both adult and pediatric patients. He has a special interest in voice disorders and laryngology, and is one of a few physicians in Kentucky who treats patients with spasmodic dysphonia. He also has extensive experience in pediatric otolaryngology, thyroid surgery, nasal and sinus disease, and evaluations for sleep disorders.


Dr. Hawkins is married to Kelly and has three children. Interests outside of medicine include tennis, soccer, and thoroughbred horse racing. He is board certified in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, and is a member of the Kentucky Medical Association and the Jefferson County Medical Association. He is the current president of the Louisville ENT Society. In 2006 he was named one of Louisville's best doctors by Louisville Magazine.