Dr. Donald Higgins Jr., DO

Dr. Donald Higgins Jr., DO

Geriatric Medicine | Male | 59 years old

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Dr. Higgins Jr. specializes in Geriatric Medicine and practices in Westchester, IL. He practices at 1 location.

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in Carol Stream, Il |
Dr. Higgins has been my primary Doctor for almost 30 years. Great guy and Super Doctor. I have the highest respect and confidence in him. He has never done me or my family wrong.
in La Grange Park |
He has been my doctor for years. He is a great listener and a good friend. I can tell him anything and I respect him for that.
in Aurora, IL |
Dr. Higgins is an exceptional doctor who makes time to actually LISTEN to his patients. He is genuine and really cares about the people that see him and treats everyone with kindness and respect. This is a rarity these days among doctors. He is by far, the best doctor I've ever seen. His bedside manner is excellent and I highly recommend him. His staff is just as wonderful.
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Dr. Higgins Jr.' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Geriatric Medicine
  •  Board certified in Family Practice and Geriatric Medicine
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Family Practice
  • Geriatric Medicine

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  • Medical School
    Chicago College Of Osteopathic Med

    Graduated in 1985

  • Internship Hospital
    College Osteo Med

    Completed in 1986

  • Residency Hospital
    Meml Hospital

    Completed in 1988

Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine

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