Dr. Allison L. Higgins, MD

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Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology • Female • Age 49

505 NE 87th Ave Ste 160
Vancouver, WA 98664
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Dr. Higgins:

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Dr. Higgins' Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Peacehealth Southwest Medical Center
400 North East Mother Joseph Place
Vancouver, WA 98664

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Higgins

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8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Peacehealth Medical Grp Ob/Gyn
Peacehealth Medical Grp Ob/Gyn
505 NE 87th Ave Ste 160
Vancouver, WA 98664
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    Dr. Higgins' Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology

    Board Certifications

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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    • Colpopexy
    • Colporrhaphy
    • Colposcopy
    • C-Section
    • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
    • Endometrial Ablation
    • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
    • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
    • Gynecological Exams
    • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
    • Hysterectomy - Open
    • Hysteroscopy
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
    • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
    • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
    2
    • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
    • Breech Position
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Cervical Polyps
    • Cervicitis
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Encounters for High-Risk Pregnancies
    • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
    • Endometriosis
    • Gestational Diabetes
    • Hematologic Abnormalities Associated With Pregnancy
    • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
    • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
    • Mastodynia
    • Miscarriages
    • Multiple Gestation
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Ovarian Cysts
    • Pap Smear Abnormalities
    • Placenta Previa
    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    • Preeclampsia
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Uterine Fibroids
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    • Vaginal & Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Yeast Infections
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    Background Check for Dr. Higgins

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Baylor College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1991

    Internship Hospital

    University Ala
    Complete in 1992

    Residency Hospital

    University Ala
    Complete in 1995
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Higgins & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Higgins' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Peacehealth Southwest Medical Center where Dr. Higgins has admitting privileges:

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    • Peacehealth Southwest Medical Center

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Higgins

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Higgins to family and friends

    15 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Higgins' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    14 responses
    same as
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 15 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Higgins
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    15 responses
    above
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Higgins accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Peacehealth Medical Grp Ob/Gyn
    505 NE 87th Ave Ste 160
    Vancouver, WA 98664
    (360) 514-1060 (Office)
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