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Pediatrician, Gastroenterologist (digestive), Pediatric Specialist
23 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Higgins is Good. Dr. Higgins has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 4.2
Courteous Staff 4.2
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 4.2
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

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 1 awards.

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society Excellence in Teaching TTUHSC, March 2012


Dr. Higgins has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Covenant Medical Center 
  • Covenant Children's Hospital 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. James Vern Higgins MD is a male Pediatrician, has 23 years of experience and practices in Pediatrics and Pediatric Gastroenterology.
Where does Dr. James V. Higgins practice?
Dr. James Higgins has 3 office locations.
Dr. James Higgins practices Pediatrics and Pediatric Gastroenterology near Lubbock, TX.
Additional practice locations include: San Angelo, TX.
See Lubbock Pediatricians and Lubbock Gastroenterologists.