Dr. Hawkes graduated magna cum laude from the University of South Carolina Honors College, with a bachelor’s degree in biology, and earned her medical degree from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine in Columbia. She then completed her family medicine residency at Palmetto Health Richland in Columbia, South Carolina, and served as chief resident.
Dr. Hawkes is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and is a member of Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. In addition to her training in family medicine, she has provided urgent care services at Lexington Medical Center Lexington in West Columbia, South Carolina. Alongside the board-certified physicians and highly skilled staff at Lexington Family Practice Lake Murray, Dr. Hawkes provides comprehensive care for patients of all ages.