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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Stephen Higgins is Excellent. Dr. Higgins has been reviewed by 16 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 4.7
Spends Time with Me 4.7
Follows Up After Visit 4.2

Specialties & Research

Dr. Stephen Higgins, MD, OD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Higgins graduated from University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2014 - 2015)
On-Time Doctor Award (2015)


Dr. Higgins has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Bronson Methodist Hospital 
  • Borgess-Lee Memorial Hospital 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Stephen E Higgins MD and OD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 27 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Stephen E. Higgins practice?
Dr. Stephen Higgins has 1 office location.
Dr. Stephen Higgins practices Ophthalmology near Portage, MI.
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