Baptist Heart & Vascular Institute at Baptist Towers


Baptist Towers
1717 North E Street
Suite: 434
Pensacola FL , 32501
Phone: 850.484.6500
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William Watson, PA-C is an experienced physician assistant who provides care to patients at Baptist Heart & Vascular Institute and Cardiology Consultants. He works closely with his patients to provide a care plan that best meets their need.

Medical Education
University of South Alabama
Mobile, AL

Board Certification
National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

Clinical Specialties
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiovascular Disease

Meet the Provider

What led you to become a physician assistant or choose your focus of medicine?
I always wanted to be in medicine, after the Navy I learned about the P.A. profession and found the job that is perfect for me.

What about your line of work do you find most rewarding and why?
Working with patients and their families and helping them any way I can.

What is something about you that only your patients would know?
Nothing. I am who I am to everyone, everywhere. I live my life honestly.

How would a patient describe you?
I hope they would describe me as thorough, kind and caring.

What is your proudest moment as a physician assistant?
When a patient tells me that I somehow made a difference in their life.

In your opinion, what’s the most important factor in an advanced practitioner-/patient relationship?

What can a patient expect when they have you as a physician assistant?
Everything. I will give my all to them in the hospital and office and will do so with compassion.

What do you find most encouraging about the work you do?
Having a job that allows me to help others in some small way.

What are your top priorities with every patient you see?
Doing my best to help them get better and try to attend to as many of their needs as I can.

Describe one of the top ways you can ensure each patient receives the quality personal health care he/she deserves.
I take the time needed to address all needs of the patient and answer all their questions. Communication is the key.

Is there anything more or extra you would like prospective patients to know about you?
Simply that I am a Christian, and I try my best to live for Jesus Christ.

Do you have any special medical interest?
I love cardiology.