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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Residency - Cuyahoga Falls General Hospital
Cuyahoga Falls, OH USA
Medical School - Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Athens, OH USA
Undergraduate - University of Akron
Akron, OH USA
Medical Education - Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine
Athens, OH USA
- Family Practice / Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment
- Family Medicine
Research & Publications
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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.
As of 12/27/2017, Dr. Higley has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.
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200 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.
Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||4.9|
|Knows Medical History||4.7|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.8|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.9|
19 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Jun 21, 2018
Dr.Higley always includes me in my health decisions and listens to what I have to say and cares about how I feel about my treatment
Reviewed on Jun 20, 2018
the staff was professional and customer service oriented Dr Higley is a great provider he listens and is down to earth and helped me figure out how to solve the heath issues i am currently having im glad i have found him
Reviewed on Jun 18, 2018
Excellent first experience with Dr. Higley. Excellent listening and care skills.
Reviewed on Jun 14, 2018
dr higley is great and always talks different options
Reviewed on Jun 5, 2018
the doctor was very thorough and took extra time to learn my medical history due to my regular doctor being out on medical leave.
Reviewed on Jun 4, 2018
Scheduling has been an absolute nightmare since Falls Family merged with Cleveland clinic. I am extremely disappointed that the process is no longer quick or easy and the couple of times I have needed to make appointments I have had to schedule at least a month out which was never be case before. We will be looking for a new provider that can actually see us in a timely manner and doesn't make us feel like just another number.
Reviewed on May 30, 2018
Dr. Higley far exceeded my expectations as my new PCP. He listened intently, was expert in his extensive knowlege, inspired confidence in his medical judgment, spoke to me candidly yet warmly, took the time to help resolve some difficult medical issues. He is a superb clinician, and I feel fortunate to be in his care.
Reviewed on May 16, 2018
Dr. Higley is a wonderful doctor. He makes sure that I am taking care of. All of the staff in the front, back, and all around are all amazing! Thank you.
Reviewed on May 7, 2018
Dr. Scott Higley, D.O., has always taken great care of myself and my family. He always gives us enough information to help us make decisions that are best for us.
Reviewed on May 7, 2018
The only problem that I have, is the amount of time that I have to wait for my appointment and the amount of time I have to wait in the waiting room and exam room before seeing the doctor.
Reviewed on Apr 24, 2018
my family had been with the practice for 10+ years seeing Dr. Higley.we trust him unconditionally.i have found that since the practice moved it had become harder to get an appointment with him.I do find that the My Chart is very helpful in reaching out to him and getting quick responses from him.
Reviewed on Apr 19, 2018
Dr. Higley is the best privider I have ever had. a genuine concern for my welfare and took the time to be complete. recommend him to all.
Reviewed on Apr 9, 2018
I have been with *Dr. Higley for many years. He knows me and I know him. He has kept me going all these years. I appreciate him, and, he is easy on the eyes. I trust him.
Reviewed on Mar 27, 2018
Dr. Higley is always attentive and listens.
Reviewed on Mar 26, 2018
dr. Higley is very through and comes right in sometimes while the nurse is still taking vitals. he is always so kind and very welcoming
Reviewed on Mar 21, 2018
Dr. Higley is an EXCELLENT doctor and very proactive. I always appreciate his willingness to spend time and answer questions and give objective advice. I trust him and his care very much.
Reviewed on Mar 13, 2018
I have been going to *Dr. Higley for years. He is the only doctor I trust for my son and I. Him and his staff are amazing.
Reviewed on Feb 13, 2018
Again Dr Higley always has worked with me. I'm very grateful for all of the Physicians from the former Falls Family Practice. At one time or another I've seen each one.
Reviewed on Feb 1, 2018
I would want no one else in control of my life then Scott Higley.
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