Dr. Joseph Higgins, MD

Pediatrics  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(4)
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Dr. Joseph Higgins, MD
Dr. Joseph Higgins, MD is a pediatrics doctor who practices in Fishkill, NY. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 32 years.

North East Regional Epilepsy Gr

21 Old Main St Ste 101

Fishkill, NY 12524

Contact Information

(845) 897-0011

Dr. Joseph Higgins, MD

Dr. Joseph Higgins, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Higgins

Care Philosophy

The Center for Child Neurology is part of the Northeast Regional Epilepsy Group and is dedicated to the care of children with seizures, developmental disabilities, migraines, neurogenetic disorders, and general childhood neurological conditions.
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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 Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
3

Specialties

  • Pediatrics
  • Neurology
  • Pediatric Neurology
1

Board Certifications

  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
29

Conditions Treated

  • Ataxia
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Concussion
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Insomnia
  • Lyme Disease
  • Migraine
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Syncope
  • Tic Disorders
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vertigo
1

Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Marist College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Chldns Hosp/Harvard
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Chldns Hosp/Harvard Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Chldns Hospital Geo Wash University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Nyu Bellevue
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Nih/Ninds
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Higgins has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Higgins' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Higgins to family and friends
4.8
based on 4 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
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Higgins accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI HMO
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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