Dr. Gerald Higgins, MD

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ONG, BERNARD C, MD 8551 W Lake Mead Blvd Ste 251 Las Vegas, NV 89128 Get Directions
Dr. Gerald Higgins, MD

Dr. Gerald Higgins, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Las Vegas, NV. He is 82 years old and has been practicing for 55 years.

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Team Doctor UNLV: 35 Years Member American Academy Sports Medicne

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    Dr. Higgins' Performance
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    Dr. Higgins' Care Philosophy

    Team Doctor UNLV: 35 Years Member American Academy Sports Medicne

    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

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    • Awards & Honors
      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankle Disorders
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Broken Arm
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chondrocalcinosis
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Fracture
    • Gout
    • Hip Fracture
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Knee Dislocation
    • Knee Injuries
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Meniscus Tear
    • Orthopedic Trauma
    • Osgood Schlatter Disease
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Sports Injuries
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
    • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
    • Trigger Finger

    Education

    • Medical School
      Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1962

    • Internship Hospital
      St Joseph Hospital

      Completed in 1963

    • Residency Hospital
      Loyola Orthopedic

      Completed in 1969

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish

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    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Sports Medicine

    Procedures Performed

    • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
    • Ankle Surgery
    • Casting
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Replacement
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Partial Knee Replacement
    • Physical Therapy
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
    • Wrist Surgery