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Patient Reviews

4.0
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Patient comments (43)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Geoffrey Higgs is Good. Dr. Higgs has been reviewed by 84 patients who have provided 43 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
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Promptness 4.1
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Courteous Staff 4.5
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.4
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Bedside Manner 4.4
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Spends Time with Me 4.3
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Follows Up After Visit 4.4
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Geoffrey Higgs, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Higgs graduated from Columbia University, New York. He has 12 awards.

Awards  
The Orren D. Baab Award for Excellence in Orthopaedic Surgery Columbia University
The Frank E. Stinchfield Award for Excellence in Orthopaedic Surgery Research Columbia University
Best Resident Research Award Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of New York
Resident Clinical Research Award Columbia University
Overseas Service Medal United States Army
Army Service Medal United States Army
United States Army Meritorious Service Medal
Armed Forces Service Medal United States Army
Finalist, Best Resident Research New York Academy of Medicine
United States Army Commendation Medal
Meritorious Service Medal United States Army
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)

Affiliations

Dr. Higgs has 17 hospital affiliations:

  • Bon Secours-Memorial Regional Medical 
  • BON SECOURS St. Francis Medical Center 

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Geoffrey B Higgs MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 24 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Geoffrey B. Higgs practice?
Dr. Geoffrey Higgs has 1 office location.
Dr. Geoffrey Higgs practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Henrico, VA.
See Henrico Orthopedic Surgeons.