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Surgeon, Bariatrics
29 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Kelvin Higa, Surgeon, Bariatrics is Good. Dr. Higa has been reviewed by 17 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.6
Promptness 3.4
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.1
Bedside Manner 4.1
Spends Time with Me 3.8
Follows Up After Visit 3.5

Specialties & Research

Dr. Kelvin Higa, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 11 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Biliopancreatic Diversion
  • Constipation
  • Gastric Bypass (Gastrojejunostomy)
  • Hepatitis C
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Morbid Obesity
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Weight Loss
  • Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)

Education & Awards

Dr. Higa graduated from University of California at Los Angeles. He has 1 awards.

On-Time Doctor Award (2015)


Dr. Higa has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Community Regional Medical Center 
  • Fresno Heart And Surgical Hospital 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Kelvin D Higa MD is a male Internist, has 29 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Vascular Surgery, and Gastroenterology.
Where does Dr. Kelvin D. Higa practice?
Dr. Kelvin Higa has 1 office location.
Dr. Kelvin Higa practices Surgery, Vascular Surgery, and Gastroenterology near Fresno, CA.
See Fresno Surgeons and Fresno Gastroenterologists.