Dr. Gerald Higgins, MD

Dr. Gerald Higgins, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 83
(5)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Gerald Higgins, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Las Vegas, NV. He is 83 years old and has been practicing for 55 years.

8551 W Lake Mead Blvd Ste 251

Las Vegas, NV 89128

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Plan of Nevada
  • 6 More

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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 Orthopedic Surgery
  • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Higgins "Team Doctor UNLV: 35 Years Member American Academy Sports Medicne"
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
11

Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Orthopedic Trauma
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
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Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Casting
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Replacement
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Physical Therapy
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Wrist Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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

  • Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1962
  • St Joseph Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1963
  • Loyola Orthopedic
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1969

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Higgins has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Higgins' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Higgins to family and friends
4.8
based on 5 total reviews
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
    16 to 30 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Higgins accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nevada POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nevada PPO
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Federal Employee Program
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health and Life Insurance Co
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Plan of Nevada
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • PHCS
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare PPO
    Sierra Health
    United Healthcare

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