Dr. Eve Higginbotham, MD

Dr. Eve Higginbotham, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 64
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Eve Higginbotham, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Philadelphia, PA. She is 64 years old and has been practicing for 38 years. Dr. Higginbotham is affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.

51 N 39th St

Philadelphia, PA 19104

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • 4 More

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Glaucoma
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more than 63% of peers
Cataract
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more than 10% of peers
Senile Cataracts
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more than 9% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Cysts
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Visual Field Defects
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Procedures

  • Glaucoma Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Harvard Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Pacific Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Lsu Eye Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

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 accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Amerihealth
    Personal Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Higginbotham has admitting privileges

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce St
Philadelphia, PA 19104
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