Dr. Thomas Higgins, MD

Dr. Thomas Higgins, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Thomas Higgins, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in psychiatry and sleep medicine.

501 20th St Ste 303

Knoxville, TN 37916

Contact Information

(865) 331-1375

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Sleep Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Restless Leg Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Higgins'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.

2  Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Sleep Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

42  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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 Pittsburgh School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • University MD
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University MD
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Emory University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

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

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Higgins to family and friends
8 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Higgins' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I have been a patient of Dr. Higgins for about 4 years. In that time he has given me a superior level of care and diagnosed me with narcolepsy. He took the time to figure out a medication dosage that is right for me, and I never feel rushed in his office.
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