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Patient Reviews

2.5
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(3)
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Tami Higa is Average. Dr. Higa has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
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Promptness 3.7
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Courteous Staff 1.7
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Accurate Diagnosis 1.0
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Bedside Manner 1.0
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Spends Time with Me 1.0
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Follows Up After Visit 1.0
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Tami Higa, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine.

  • She has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Complications
  • Heart Diseases
  • Heart Failure
  • Stroke

Education & Awards

Dr. Higa graduated from Temple University Physicians, Philadelphia. She has 6 awards.

Awards  
Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Diabetes Care Recognition (2013 - 2015)
Level I
Cardiac Care Recognition (2013 - 2015)
Level II
Bridges to Excellence Medical Home Recognition (2013 - 2016)
Level III
NCQA Diabetes Physician Recognition Program (2013 - 2016)
NCQA Heart/Stroke Recognition Program (2013 - 2016)
NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (2013 - 2016)

Affiliations

Dr. Higa has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • Kaiser Permanente West Los Angeles Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. Tami Asayo Higa MD is a female Internist, has 12 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine.
Where does Dr. Tami A. Higa practice?
Dr. Tami Higa has 1 office location.
Dr. Tami Higa practices Internal Medicine near Los Angeles, CA.
See Los Angeles Internists.