Dr. Alfred Higgins, MD

Dr. Alfred Higgins, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 67
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Dr. Alfred Higgins, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Hilton Head Island, SC and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in neurosurgery.

96 Armada St

Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

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  • Aetna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Dr. Higgins' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Herniated Disc Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Higgins performs Herniated Disc Surgery more than 12% of his peers

Dr. Higgins performs this procedure more than 12% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Plating & Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Arthroscopic Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Discectomy
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Discectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Percutaneous Discectomy
  • Spinal Discectomy
Spine Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Higgins treats Spine Disorders more than 8% of his peers

Dr. Higgins treats this condition more than 8% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Intervertebral Disc Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Higgins treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 6% of his peers

Dr. Higgins treats this condition more than 6% of his peers

Dr. Higgins' conditions and procedures:

Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Myelopathy
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Alfred Higgins, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Hilton Head Island, SC and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

Duke University Med Center
Residency Hospital
1978
Duke University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1977
Georgetown University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1978
1977

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