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Dr. Fred Watkins
Dr. Fred Watkins
Position(s)
Assistant Professor
Attending Staff, Kingston Health Sciences Centre
Contact Info
T. 613.544.3400 ext. 2300
F. 613.544.1658
Hotel Dieu Hospital 166 Brock Street,
Kingston, ON K7L 5G2

Dr. Fred Watkins is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Surgery at Queen's University and is the former Division Chair for Plastic Surgery. Dr. Watkins is an attending plastic surgeon at Kingston Health Sciences Centre. Dr. Watkins graduated with his medical degree from Dalhousie University in Halifax Nova Scotia. He completed his residency in general surgery as well as plastic surgery at Dalhousie. Dr. Watkins then went on to complete several fellowships; one in hand and microsurgery at Christine Kleinert Institute in Louisville, another microsurgery and hand fellowship from Toronto General Hospital, and finally he completed a clinical fellowship in plastic surgery and maxillofacial surgery at Sunnybrook Hospital in Toronto. Dr. Watkins' clinical research focuses on hands, plastics and reconstructive surgery.