Dr. Kim Higgins, DO

Hospice & Palliative MedicineFemale

Dr. Higgins
Telehealth services available

Physician Senior Services

1305 W Magnolia Ave Fort Worth, TX 76104

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(817) 522-1530

Dr. Kim Higgins, DO is a Hospice & Palliative Medicine Specialist in Fort Worth, TX and has over 14 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from UNIV NORTH TX HLTH SCI CTR COLL OF OSTEO MED medical school in 2007. She is affiliated with Medical City Alliance. She has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Higgins to book an appointment.

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
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Dr. Higgins' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Animal Allergies
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Back Pain
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Boil
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Burn Injuries
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophagitis
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Folic Acid Deficiency
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastroparesis
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Impetigo
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Intertrigo
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Joint Pain
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoporosis
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pneumonia
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polyuria
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Proteinuria
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Ringworm
  • Scabies
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Ulcer
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Strep Throat
  • Swine Flu
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wheezing
  • Yeast Infections

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Dr. Higgins accepts the following insurance:

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Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Simplifi
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
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Options PPO
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Dr. Higgins' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Higgins

3.0

Based on 6 ratings

5 Stars
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(3)
4 Stars
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1 Star
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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (3)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (3)
  • Staff friendliness (3)
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment (2)
  • Appointment was rushed (1)
  • Office environment (1)
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Helpful and knowledgeable. Always took the time to explain things I didn't understand.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
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Euless, TX – Oct 20, 2018
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Excellent bedside manner and a great team!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
2 people found this helpful
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Dane Anderson - entrusting my father’s care and li in McKinney, TX – Sep 07, 2018
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I asked about my father’s care and his diagnosis and was not informed correctly. I believe his death could have been prevented.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Aug 21, 2018
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Dr. Higgins has a generally unpleasant attitude. I do not care for her.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Long wait times
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Unsatisfied in Fort worth, TX – Jul 29, 2018
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Unable to provide medication management within her area of geriatric specialty. Insufficient communication between staff and patient; takes repeated phone calls for response from PA; doctor does not return calls even after several messages.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
6 people found this helpful
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Ft Worth, TX – Oct 31, 2016
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Kim Higgins, DO is a Hospice & Palliative Medicine Specialist in Fort Worth, TX and has over 14 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated...Read more

Specialties

  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine

Education

Family Medicine Residency, Methodist Charlton Medical Center, Dallas
Residency Hospital
2007
UNIV NORTH TX HLTH SCI CTR COLL OF OSTEO MED
Medical School
Texas Christian University

Awards

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Does Dr. Kim Higgins, DO offer telehealth services?

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What are Dr. Kim Higgins, DO's top areas of care?

Dr. Higgins frequently treats Difficulty With Walking, Gait Abnormality, and Bedsores. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Higgins treats.

Where is Dr. Kim Higgins, DO's office located?

Dr. Higgins' office is located at 1305 W Magnolia Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76104. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Physician Senior Services

Physician Senior Services1305 W Magnolia Ave Fort Worth, TX 76104
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Medical City Alliance

Fort Worth, TX

80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average