Dr. Ruth Elaine Higdon MD is a female Obstetrician & Gynecologist, has 28 years of experience and practices in Obstetrics & Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology.
Dr. Ruth Higdon has 4 office locations.
University Area
Denali Ob./Gyn. Clinic
4001 Dale St
Ste 105
Anchorage, AK 99508

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Locations and availability (4)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
(12)
Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ruth Higdon is Satisfactory. Dr. Higdon has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 2 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.2
  • Currently 2.1818181818182 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.2
  • Currently 2.1818181818182 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.3
  • Currently 2.2727272727273 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.1
  • Currently 2.0909090909091 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 1.7
  • Currently 1.6666666666667 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Ruth Higdon, MD is board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology.

  • She has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Hot Flashes
  • Menopause

Education & Awards

Dr. Higdon graduated from University of Missouri at Columbia.


Affiliations

Dr. Higdon has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Providence Alaska Medical Center 
  • St Marys Hospital And Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • Premera Blue Cross - 5 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans - 7 plans
  • Humana - 6 plans
  • Colorado Medicaid - 1 plan


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Ruth E. Higdon practice?
Dr. Ruth Higdon practices Obstetrics & Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology near Anchorage, AK.
Additional practice locations include: Grand Junction, CO and New Orleans, LA.
See Anchorage Obstetricians & Gynecologists.