Dr. Mark H. Dawson is the senior partner in Acadiana Family Medical Associates and was a founding member of the Acadiana Family Practice Group. Dr. Dawson has over 30 years experience in family practice and pediatrics in Acadia parish. He maintains active hospital privileges at many hospitals throughout Louisiana including Women's and Children's Hospital in Lafayette and Acadia General Hospital in Crowley. Dr. Dawson is well respected with his peers and patients alike.
Dr. Dawson is board certified by both the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Board of Family Medicine. He made the list of Best Doctors in Louisiana for the last 5 years as selected by Louisiana Life magazine. He was appointed by former Governor Kathleen Blanco to the Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners and was reappointed by Governor Bobby Jindal in 2009. He is also Acadia Parish Coroner having been re-elected to the position seven times.
Dr. Dawson is married to the former Linda Hornsby of New Roads and they are the parents of four daughters; Marin, Kasey, Erin and Kellen.
Dr. Dawson is the father of Acadiana Pediatrics pediatrician, Marin Dawson.