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Practice areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

Faculty rank

Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Clinic information

Clinical interests

  • General Obstetrics and Gynecology



University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, Lexington


University of Kentucky, Lexington

Certifications or Special training

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Additional information


My name is James D. Dawson Jr.; I earned my medical degree and completed an obstetrics and gynecology residency at the University of Kentucky. I worked in private practice in Corbin, Ky. for 22 years, delivering more than 6,700 babies. Today, I practice at UK North Fork Valley Community Health Center and serve as an assistant professor in the UK Department of Family and Community Medicine.

I am a member of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, American Medical Association, and Kentucky Medical Association.