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 34 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

Background Check

2 board actions Found
  • Disciplinary action in another state (2/3/2015)View details
  • Wrong-site surgery (10/20/2014)View details
No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Higgins' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Vascular Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Higgins treats Vascular Disease more than 42% of his peers

Dr. Higgins treats this condition more than 42% of his peers

Heart Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Higgins treats Heart Disease more than 39% of his peers

Dr. Higgins treats this condition more than 39% of his peers

Port Placements or Replacements
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Higgins performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 11% of his peers

Dr. Higgins performs this procedure more than 11% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal

Dr. Higgins' conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Abdominal Surgery
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Appendectomy
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Breast Cancer
Breast Surgical Procedure
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Heart Defects
Crohn's Disease
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Gallbladder Removal
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia
Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lung Surgery
Mastectomy
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Melanoma
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Parathyroid Cancer
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Port Placements or Replacements
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Skin Cancer
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Surgery
Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS)
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency

About Me

Care Philosophy

We strive to provide quality service through timely, gentle surgery and thorough preoperative and postoperative care.

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Dr. Higgins' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Higgins

4.2

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
72.72727272727273%
(8)
4 Stars
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(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
18.181818181818183%
(2)

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

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
AvMed
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Commercial HMO
Commercial PPO
Humana
Gold Plus Choice PPO
Gold Plus HMO
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
UnitedHealthCare
AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
United Healthcare

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