Melinda E. Hawkins, M.D.
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Melinda E. Hawkins, M.D.

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Swedish Colon & Rectal Clinic - First Hill
1101 Madison Street, Floor 5
Seattle, WA 98104
Medical Groups & Affiliations
Swedish

Speaks: English

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About Melinda E. Hawkins

Dr. Hawkins is a 2018 Seattle Met Top Doctor Award winner. She likes to take a full body approach to patient care, recognizing that the effects of a patients disease can be taxing to both their physical and emotional well being.

Dr. Hawkins specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of disease of the colon, rectum and anus. This includes an interest in minimally invasive surgical approaches to colon and rectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease and diverticulitis, pelvic floor disorders such as fecal incontinence, colonoscopy and basic anorectal disorders.
Medical School

George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences

Residency

Swedish Medical Center General Surgery

Fellowship

St Marks Colorectal Surgery Fellowship, Utah

Professional Associations

As a member of the American College of Surgeons, she has presented at several meetings of the Northwest Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons and the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery, Surgery
Swedish Colon & Rectal Clinic - First Hill
1101 Madison Street, Floor 5
Seattle, WA 98104
Medical Groups & Affiliations
Swedish
Swedish Colon & Rectal Clinic - Edmonds
21605 76th Avenue West
Edmonds, WA 98026
Medical Groups & Affiliations
Swedish
Affiliated Locations

Swedish Edmonds
Swedish Issaquah
Swedish Cherry Hill
Swedish First Hill

Clinical Interests

  • Abdominoperineal Resection
  • Altemeier Procedure
  • Anal Abscess
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Dilation
  • Anal Dysplasia
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal Fistula Repair
  • Anal Incontinence Surgery
  • Anal Pain
  • Anal Polyp
  • Anal Spasm
  • Anal Sphincterotomy
  • Anal Stenosis
  • Anal Ulcer
  • Anal Warts
  • Anorectal Abnormalities
  • Anorectal Cancer
  • Anorectal Disease
  • Anorectal Myectomy
  • Anoscopy
  • Appendiceal Cancer
  • Appendiceal Carcinoid
  • Benign Carcinoid Of Colon
  • Benign Carcinoid Tumor Of Rectum
  • Benign Neoplasm Of Colon
  • Bladder Uterine Fistula
  • Bleeding Hemorrhoids
  • Blood In Stool
  • Bowel Resection
  • Cancer
  • Cancer Surgery
  • Carcinoid Of Stomach
  • Colectomy
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colonic Polyps
  • Colonic Volvulus
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Screening
  • Colostomy
  • Colostomy Revision
  • Colovaginal Fistula
  • Condylomata Acuminata
  • Constipation
  • Cryoablation
  • Cystadenoma Of Pancreas
  • Cytoreduction Surgery
  • Delorme Procedure
  • Diverticular Disease
  • Diverticulitis
  • Diverticulosis
  • Ear Melanoma
  • Excision Of External Hemorrhoidal Tags And Papillae
  • Familial Polyposis
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Fissurectomy
  • Foreign Body (Anus-Rectum)
  • Foreign Body (Colon-Intestine)
  • Gastrin Secreting Tumor Of Pancreas
  • Gastroesophageal Junction Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal (Gi) Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors (Gist)
  • Genital Warts
  • Hematochezia
  • Hematuria
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Hemorrhoid Surgery
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hemorrhoids With Complications
  • Idiopathic Megacolon
  • Ileal Pouch Anal Anastomosis Surgery
  • Ileo Colonic Fistula
  • Ileostomy
  • Incision And Drainage Of Deep Pelvirectal Abscess
  • Incision And Drainage Of Perianal Abscess
  • Incision Of Anal Septum
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection Of The Rectum
  • Laparoscopic Anterior Resection
  • Laparoscopic Cecectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Rectal Prolapse Repair
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy
  • Leiomyosarcoma
  • Liposarcoma
  • Low Anterior Resection
  • Lynch Syndrome
  • Malignant Carcinoid Tumor Of Colon
  • Malignant Carcinoid Tumor Of Rectum
  • Malignant Rectal Neoplasm
  • Megacolon
  • Megarectum
  • Melanoma On Face
  • Metastatic Colon Cancer
  • Myxofibrosarcoma
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Obstipation
  • Paracolostomy Hernia
  • Parastomal Hernia
  • Partial Colectomy
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Pelvic Mass
  • Perianal Haematoma
  • Peridiverticular Abscess
  • Personal History Of Colonic Polyps
  • Pilonidal Disease
  • Polypectomy
  • Proctectomy
  • Proctitis
  • Proctocolectomy
  • Proctoplasty For Stenosis
  • Proctosigmoidoscopy
  • Prolapse Colostomy
  • Radiation Proctitis
  • Rectal Abscess
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Rectal Fistula
  • Rectal Hemorrhage
  • Rectal Pain
  • Rectal Polyp
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Rectocele
  • Rectourethral Fistula
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Recurrent Colorectal Cancer
  • Refashioning Of Colostomy
  • Removal Anal Seton Marker
  • Repair Of Anal Fistula With Fibrin Glue
  • Repair Of Paracolostomy Hernia
  • Repair Of Rectal Prolapse
  • Repair Of Rectourethral Fistula
  • Repair Of Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Seton Placement
  • Severe Dysplasia Of Rectum
  • Sigmoid Volvulus
  • Sigmoidectomy
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Solesta
  • Sphincteroplasty
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Staging Laparotomy
  • Stromal Tumor Of Intestine
  • Subtotal Colectomy
  • Surgical Staging
  • Surgical Treatment Of Ulcerative Colitis
  • Tenesmus
  • Transrectal Drainage Of Pelvic Abscess
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Virtual Care