Dr. Raphael Higginbotham, MD

Dr. Raphael Higginbotham, MD

Nephrology  ·  
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Age 43
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Dr. Raphael Higginbotham, MD is a nephrology specialist in Opelousas, LA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans in 2001 and specializes in nephrology.

927 E Prudhomme St

Opelousas, LA 70570

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Higginbotham performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Acidosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Higginbotham's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

43  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

  • La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Med Ctr La Lsu Hlth Scis Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Lsu Hlth Scis Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Lsu Hlth Scis Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Higginbotham has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Higginbotham's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Higginbotham to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Higginbotham's 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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