Dr. Ruth E. Higdon, MD

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Specializes in Gynecologic Oncology • Female • Age 59

750 Wellington Ave
Grand Junction, CO 81501
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Dr. Higdon's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Specialties

  • Gynecologic Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Gynecological Oncology, 2011
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology, 2011
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  • Colpopexy
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Vulvectomy
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  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Scleroderma
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Vaginal & Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Yeast Infections
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Background Check for Dr. Higdon

Malpractice Claims not available

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  • 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

University of Missouri / Columbia Campus
Graduated in 1982
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Higdon & Staff

  • English
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