Ultimaxx Heath is pleased to announce that MAJ. Germaine B. Hawkins D.O. has joined its Executive Leadership team as Executive Vice President and Director of our Mental Health Division.
Dr. Hawkins is well suited to serve in this capacity as he has served tours in Kosovo and Schweinfurt, Germany in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom as a reintegration and combat stress psychiatrist. Dr. Hawkins has invaluable years of clinical experience treating both civilian and military populations battling co-occurring chronic pain and PTSD. He is also an opioid addiction medicine specialist certified in Buprenorphine (Suboxone).
Dr. Hawkins will be heading up our Arlington, Texas research and development office, which will be focused on studying and developing novel treatments for chronic pain, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and mood disorders, with special emphasis on neurotransmitter deficiencies often associated with these disorders and PTSD in servicemen and women as well as in the civilian population.