Cullman Regional welcomes Cindy Hawkins, CRNP, to the Cullman Regional Family Care Clinic. Hawkins is a certified family nurse practitioner as well as a certified clinical nurse specialist, board-certified in critical care. She is a graduate of Jacksonville State University in Jacksonville, Ala. and completed Nurse Practitioner School at University of Alabama in Huntsville.  Hawkins is passionate about providing high quality, compassionate care to each and every one of her patients.

Hawkins is currently serving as a Nurse Practitioner treating patients in the new Cullman Regional Family Care Clinic. The Family Care Clinic treats all ages for conditions such as:

  • Allergies and allergic reactions
  • Asthma
  • Common cold
  • COPD/emphysema
  • Cuts and burns
  • Diabetes
  • Ear infections
  • Flu
  • Fractures and sprains
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease and heartburn
  • GI illnesses
  • Headaches
  • High cholesterol and blood pressure
  • Immunizations
  • Rashes/skin conditions
  • Sore throats

“I am excited to join the Cullman Regional Family Care Clinic, and I hope to continue to provide care for the wonderful people of Cullman for many years,” Hawkins said.

Hawkins has most recently been seeing patients in the Cullman Regional Urgent Care Center but she has been serving patients in various hospitals and primary care clinics in north Alabama for more than 20 years, including four years as the Director of Emergency Department at Cullman Regional and four years in private practice in Cullman.  She and her husband Rick have one son and reside in Cullman Ala. Hawkins is also a member of Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, participating in Medical Missions through Kenya Relief and spending time with family.

Hawkins will be seeing patients along with Family Physician Berenice C. Serpas, MD, in the Cullman Regional Family Care Clinic located on the Cullman Regional campus, Professional Office Building 1, 4th Floor and Suite 450.  The clinic is open Monday-Thursday, 8 am to 5 pm and Friday from 8 am until noon. For more information about the Family Care Clinic or services provided by Cullman Regional, visit online at or call 256-735-5600.