Dr. Daniel Higgins, MD

Dr. Daniel Higgins, MD

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Vascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
63 y/o
(11)

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Dr. Daniel Higgins, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in West Palm Beach, FL and has been practicing for 33 years. He specializes in vascular surgery and general surgery.

Daniel R Higgins MD, FACS

1201 N Olive Ave

West Palm Beach, FL 33401
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

Learn about Dr. Higgins

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Higgins performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Venous Insufficiency
normal
more than 58% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 43% of peers
Varicose Veins
normal
more than 38% of peers

Dr. Higgins's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Higgins "We strive to provide quality service through timely, gentle surgery and thorough preoperative and postoperative care."

2  Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

29  Conditions Treated

23  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

2 Board Actions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (2/3/2015)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Dr. Daniel Roland Higgins; License # MD027435E; NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician had disciplinary action taken against his license by the proper licensing authority of another state. ACTION TAKEN: The Pennsylvania Board of Medicine ordered the physician to pay a $1,000. civil penalty.
    State: Pennsylvania
  • Wrong-site surgery (10/20/2014)
    Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Florida

Education

  • MIT
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Graduate Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Graduate Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Higgins has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Higgins has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Higgins' Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Higgins to family and friends
11 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Higgins' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

He is an excellent dr, very kind and caring was great performing my operation and I highly recommend him
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