Dr. Christine Higgins, MD

Dr. Christine Higgins, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Christine Higgins, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Chesapeake, VA and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from E VA MED SCH OF M C OF HAMPTON RDS in 1995 and specializes in internal medicine.

113 Gainsborough Sq Ste 300

Chesapeake, VA 23320

Contact Information

(757) 547-9286

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Higgins' Experience

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Dr. Higgins' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

202  Conditions Treated

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20  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • E VA MED SCH OF M C OF HAMPTON RDS
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Naval Med Center Portsmouth
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Naval Med Center Portsmouth
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Higgins has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Higgins' Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Higgins to family and friends
20 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Higgins' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

My retiring internist referred me to Dr. Christine Higgins to be my next PCP/internist. She first saw me post discharge from the hospital & I have many complex medical issues. She took her time with me to get to know me & my health issues. She is very bright, thorough & kind. I am an R.N. so I...more
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