Dr. John Higgins, MD

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Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology • Male • Age 69

800 E Main St
Ville Platte, LA 70586
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Mercy Regional Medical Center
800 E Main St
Ville Platte, LA 70586
Avoyelles Hospital
4231 Highway 1192
Marksville, LA 71351

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Radiology Specialty Group
Radiology Specialty Group
800 E Main St
Ville Platte, LA 70586
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    Dr. Higgins' Experience

    Specialties

    • Diagnostic Radiology
    • Nuclear Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Diagnostic Radiology
    • Nuclear Medicine
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    Background Check for Dr. Higgins

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Tulane Univ Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1970

    Internship Hospital

    Usphs Hosp

    Residency Hospital

    Charity Hospital
    Colo Med Ctr
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Higgins & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Higgins' Hospital Quality

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    • Avoyelles Hospital

    • Bunkie General Hospital

    • Mercy Regional Medical Center

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    Is Dr. Higgins accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • CoreSource
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Golden Rule
    • Humana
    • Medicaid
    • Medico
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    Office Locations

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    Radiology Specialty Group
    800 E Main St
    Ville Platte, LA 70586
    (337) 363-9485 (Office)
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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Higgins to family and friends*
    Tell us about your experience with Dr. Higgins
    Tell us about the office & staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Tell us about Dr. Higgins
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Tell us about yourself How's this used?
    Your gender:
       
    Your age group:
    18 – 24 years old
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years:
    0 visits
    Display Name:
    City, State:
    Email: *
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