Dr. Hawkins grew up in Springfield, Ohio and graduated from Miami University in 1992 with a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry. After a successful seven year career as a chemist at Abbott/Ross Labs in Columbus, Dr. Hawkins decided to pursue dentistry.
In 2004 Dr. Hawkins earned a Doctorate of Dental Surgery from The Ohio State University and began practicing general dentistry at an established practice in Springfield. Dr. Hawkins wanted to build his life in the Marysville area, so he purchased a practice from Dr. Donald Coder in 2007 and began Hawkins Dentistry.
Dr. Hawkins enjoys many outdoor activities with his family and is an avid Buckeye fan.