About Dr. Sanford W Hawkins-Rivers

Dr. Sanford W Hawkins-Rivers, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Erwin, NC, with other offices in Angier, NC and Dunn, NC . He has 19 years of experience. His specialties include Surgery of the Hand and Surgery. Dr. Hawkins-Rivers is affiliated with Cape Fear Valley Medical Center. Dr. Hawkins-Rivers has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

12 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Sanford W Hawkins-Rivers is Excellent. Dr. Sanford W Hawkins-Rivers has been rated by 12 patients. From those 12 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Sanford W Hawkins-Rivers is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address


133 Professional Dr
Erwin, NC 28339
(910) 892-1550

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115 Tudor Way
Angier, NC 27501
(910) 892-1550

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803 Tilghman Dr Ste 200
Dunn, NC 28334
(910) 892-1550

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Dr. Sanford W Hawkins-Rivers has the following 2 specialties

  • Surgery of the Hand

    Hand surgeons are certified surgeons who are also experts in the function and structure of your wrists, hands and forearms. This allows them to treat arthritis, carpal tunnel, trigger finger and tennis elbow, most of which tend to result from repetitive and excessive use of the corresponding joints, muscles, tendons and ligaments.
    Hand surgeons also commonly work with patients who have fractures or broken bones from any kind of accident. If you're experiencing any kind of general pain in your hand, wrist or forearm that isn’t going away, a hand surgeon is probably your best resource.

  • Surgery
  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Sanford W Hawkins-Rivers has the following 3 expertise

  • Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Trigger Finger Disorder

Board Certifications

Dr. Sanford W Hawkins-Rivers is Board Certified in 1 specialty

See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.


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he is a very kind and gentle person he has a great bedside manner, he makes you laugh when times are scary ! i always ask for him .GBU Dr, Hawkins

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2017, 2018, 2015)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2018, 2017, 2015)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2017, 2014)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Hawkins-Rivers is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    19 Years Experience

  • Michigan State University College Of Human Medicine

    Graduated in 1999

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Sanford W Hawkins-Rivers accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina
    • BCBS NC Blue Value
    • BCBS NC BlueOptions
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry Carelink - Carolinas HealthCare System Tier 2
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

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