Dr. Richard Higgins, MD

Dr. Richard Higgins, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Richard Higgins, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Buffalo Grove, IL and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1985 and specializes in internal medicine.

1450 Busch Pkwy Ste 100

Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

Contact Information

(847) 459-7860

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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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 Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Higgins "NCH Medical Group is here to seamlessly deliver coordinated, top quality healthcare in our medical offices, NCH Immediate Care Centers and hospital. Whether you're seeking routine medical care or something more specialized, the NCH Integrated System of Care connects you with the care you need."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

227  Conditions Treated

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26  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Vaginosis Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

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 to recommend Dr. Higgins

3.9

Based on 12 reviews

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Had my yearly routine check-up done by Dr.Higgins and he was very friendly and patient. He was quick to respond to e-mails too. Would definitely recommend to Friends and Colleagues.
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Horribly unprofessional. Went to his office seeking help for someone with symptoms akin to fibromyalgia. He immediately walked into the room and proceeded to speak angrily towards her and accused her of being a junkie seeking pain pills. Seemed as if he took his personal problems out on his...Read More
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Thoughtful and thorough. Excellent doctor.
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A doctor who listens! Wow!
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I love Dr Higgins and his office. The reception when I call are helpful and have knowledge. Dr Higgins, is easy to see when I need an appointment and is patient and listens and answers all my questions. I would have to desire to switch out his practice or away from him as my primary Dr.
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