FAA HIMS Psychiatric Evaluations
Dr. Bascom K. Bradshaw is a Gulf Coast based aerospace medicine specialist and board certified psychiatrist located in Pensacola, Florida performing FAA HIMS psychiatric evaluations for pilots seeking initial or recertification of FAA Special Issuance.
ABOUT BASCOM K. BRADSHAW, DO, MPH
I am a board-certified psychiatrist and aerospace medicine specialist. I continue to be active in aerospace psychiatry and served as a psychiatry consultant in the selection of the NASA astronaut class of 2017.
Before starting private practice, I served in the U.S. Army as a combat medic and physician with 25 years of military experience and deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan, where I served as theater consultant for U.S. Army combat & operational stress control. As a senior flight surgeon, I was recognized as U.S. Army Aerospace Medicine Specialist of the Year in 2007.
In addition to my work as a FAA HIMS psychiatrist, I serve as Medical Director for an inpatient psychiatry unit. I also currently serve as Associate Professor and Chair of Behavioral Medicine for the Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine in Dothan, Alabama.