Dr. Hugo Higa MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 19 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology and Plastic Surgery.
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Dr. Hugo Higa has 4 office locations.
Ala Moana - Kakaako
Aesthetic Vision Center
1600 Kapiolani Blvd
Ste 105
Honolulu, HI 96814

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Locations and availability (4)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
(18)
Patient comments (12)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Hugo Higa, Ophthalmologist is Good. Dr. Higa has been reviewed by 18 patients who have provided 12 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.7
  • Currently 2.7 of 4 stars
Promptness 1.9
  • Currently 1.9 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.6
  • Currently 2.6363636363636 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.6
  • Currently 2.6 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.5
  • Currently 2.5454545454545 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 1.9
  • Currently 1.9090909090909 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.3
  • Currently 2.3333333333333 of 4 stars

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.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2010)

Affiliations

Dr. Higa has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Queens Medical Center 
  • Pali Momi Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Higa accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Hawaii - 23 plans
  • United Healthcare - 20 plans
  • Aetna - 1 plan

Languages

  • Japanese
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Hugo Higa practice?
Dr. Hugo Higa practices Ophthalmology and Plastic Surgery near Honolulu, HI.
Additional practice locations include: Aiea, HI.
See Honolulu Ophthalmologists and Honolulu Surgeons.