Dr. Haywood is a compassionate and dedicated physician who specializes in internal medicine. He earned his undergraduate degree in Psychology from the University of Texas at Austin, and his medical degree from the Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine. He furthered his training by completing his residency in internal medicine at Verde Valley Medical Center, Northern Arizona Healthcare, in Cottonwood, Arizona.

With years of experience in the field, Dr. Haywood holds expertise in various aspects of internal medicine, and his interests include integrative, functional, and regenerative medicine.

Before pursuing his medical education, Dr. Haywood was an integral part of research teams at UT-Austin and University of Illinois at Chicago, investigating the neurobiological underpinnings of mood disorders. Dr. Haywood is passionate about applying the knowledge he gained through his research work to provide the best possible holistic care for his patients.

When he is not attending to his patients, Josh spends his time reading up on the newest developments and publications in groundbreaking medicine, including the interface of artificial intelligence and medical decision-making. Josh has various hobbies, including yoga, tennis, pickle ball, and the piano. Overall, Josh's passion for healing is evident in the clinical environment, where he constantly strives to provide compassionate and comprehensive care for all of his patients. He looks forward to meeting new patients and helping them lead healthier lives.


Medical School
Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine

Internal Medicine - Verde Valley Medical Center, Northern Arizona Healthcare, Cottonwood, Arizona



Languages Spoken


Procedures & Conditions

Arthritis, Asthma, Bronchitis & Asthma, Chronic Disease Management, COPD, Diabetes, Geriatrics, Headaches And Migraines, High Cholesterol, Hypertension, Immunizations, Influenza, Medicare Annual Wellness Visits, Medication Management, Menopause conditions, Office - Annual Physical Visits, Osteoarthritis, Pneumonia, Preventive medicine, Respiratory Signs & Symptoms, Same Day Sick Visits, Vaccines, Viral Exanthems (Rashes), Well Woman Exams, Integrative, Functional, Regenerative Medicine


Internal Medicine

Office Locations

Austin Diagnostic Clinic - North Clinic
12221 N Mopac Expressway
2nd Floor, South Wing
Austin, TX 78758
Phone: (512) 901-1111