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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - NYU School of Medicine
New York, NY USA
Residency - Medstar Washington Hospital Center
Washington, DC USA
Medical Education - New York Medical College
Valhalla, NY USA
- Obstetrics and Gynecology
Research & Publications
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Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists may collaborate with the pharmaceutical or medical device industries to help develop medical breakthroughs or provide medical expertise or education. Cleveland Clinic strives to make scientific advances that will benefit patient care and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. In order for the discoveries of Cleveland Clinic physicians' and scientists' laboratories and investigations to benefit the public, these discoveries must be commercialized in partnership with industry. As experts in their fields, Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists are often sought after by industry to consult, provide expertise and education.
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 8/8/2022, Dr. Higgins 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.
Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.
* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.
47 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||4.8|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.8|
10 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Jul 17, 2022
*Dr. Higgins took time after her long shift to come check on me. Very appreciated!
Reviewed on Jul 14, 2022
Dr. Higgins was thoughtful, attentive, open, and kind during our visit. She was able to find resources for certain conditions in real time allowing for seamless and prompt care.
Reviewed on May 16, 2022
Dr. Higgins was great. She made me feel extremely comfortable in my appointment and I look forward to continuing my care with her during this pregnancy.
Reviewed on May 14, 2022
*Dr. Katherine Wilkins in particular was absolutely phenomenal. She really listened to me & valued what I had to say. I feel very lucky to have been cared for by her.
Reviewed on Apr 5, 2022
Good experience. Dr. Higgins is super understanding, and super chill. She was able to help out with my needs
Reviewed on Dec 27, 2021
Dr. Higgins is honestly one of the kindest doctors I have ever had or met. She truly cares about her patients.
Reviewed on Dec 5, 2021
Dr. Higgins and Dr. O were such great supports during birth. They were encouraging, clear, and positive throughout the entire experience.
Reviewed on Oct 26, 2021
Dr. Higgins is a wonderful doctor! She always takes her time and makes sure all questions are answered fully.
Reviewed on Oct 14, 2021
Ive recommended dr higgins to many people!
Reviewed on Sep 23, 2021
This was my first visit to Dr Higgins due to my prior doctor retiring. Dr Higgins was amazing and immediately put me at ease. She was very knowledgeable, but also friendly, kind, and caring. She listened to my concerns and addressed them during the visit. I would highly recommend her!!
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