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21 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (14)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Hugo Higa, Ophthalmologist is Average. Dr. Higa has been reviewed by 29 patients who have provided 14 comments. The rating is 3 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.6
Promptness 2.9
Courteous Staff 3.6
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
Bedside Manner 3.5
Spends Time with Me 3.0
Follows Up After Visit 3.4

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Dry Eye Syndromes
  • Plastic Surgery (Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery)

Education & Awards

Dr. Higa graduated from University of Wisconsin at Madison. He has 1 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2010)


Dr. Higa has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Queens Medical Center 
  • Pali Momi Medical Center 


  • Japanese
  • Tagalog
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Hugo Higa MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 21 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Hugo Higa practice?
Dr. Hugo Higa has 1 office location.
Dr. Hugo Higa practices Ophthalmology near Honolulu, HI.
See Honolulu Ophthalmologists.