Dr. Jay Higgs, MD
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Dr. Jay Higgs, MD

Rheumatology | Male

UPMC-WILFORD HALL MEDICAL CENTER 21 Spurs Ln Ste 320, San Antonio, TX 78240 Get Directions
(210) 292-4036

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Dr. Higgs specializes in Rheumatology and practices in San Antonio, TX. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

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  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gout
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

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  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Texas.

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  • 0

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

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  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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  • Medical School
    R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia

    Graduated in 1980

  • Internship Hospital
    Wilford Hall Usaf Mc

    Completed in 1981

  • Residency Hospital
    Wilford Hall Usaf Mc

    Completed in 1983

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of Michigan Hospitals

    Completed in 1987

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  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Higgs' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

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

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