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Dr. James Vern Higgins MD is a male Internist, has 22 years of experience and practices in Pediatrics, Pediatric Gastroenterology, and Gastroenterology.
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Dr. James Higgins has 1 office location.
Maxey Park
Medical Office Building
4102 24th St
Ste 508
Lubbock, TX 79410

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Higgins is Good. Dr. Higgins has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Higgins, MD is board certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Gastroenterology.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)

Education & Awards

Dr. Higgins graduated from Texas Tech University , Lubbock. He has 2 awards.

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society Excellence in Teaching TTUHSC, March 2012
Top Ten Doctors (2012)
Maxey Park


Dr. Higgins has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Covenant Medical Center 
  • Covenant Children's Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Molina Healthcare - 1 plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas - 4 plans
  • Superior Health Plan - 7 plans
  • Cigna - 3 plans
  • Aetna - 2 plans


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. James V. Higgins practice?
Dr. James Higgins practices Pediatrics, Pediatric Gastroenterology, and Gastroenterology near Lubbock, TX.
See Lubbock Pediatricians, Lubbock Pediatric Specialists, and Lubbock Gastroenterologists.