Dr. William Higgs, MD

Dr. William Higgs, MD

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Age 75
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Dr. William Higgs, MD is a general surgery specialist in Fairhope, AL and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1969 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

24220 US Highway 98

Fairhope, AL 36532

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Higgs' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Venous Insufficiency
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Higgs treats Venous Insufficiency more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Higgs treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Higgs performs Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy) more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Higgs performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Debridement
  • Knee Debridement
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Higgs treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Higgs treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease

Dr. Higgs' conditions and procedures:

Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Lung Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Secondary Hypertension
Thrombosis
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. William Higgs, MD is a general surgery specialist in Fairhope, AL and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1969 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1976
    Emory University Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital
    1976
  • 1974
    Baylor College Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital
    1974
  • 1970
    City Memphis Hosps
    Internship Hospital
    1970
  • 1969
    Baylor University
    Medical School
    1969

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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