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About Dr. Hugo Higa

Dr. Hugo Higa, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Honolulu, HI. He has 27 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Higa is affiliated with Pali Momi Medical Center. Dr. Higa has received 1 award. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

34 Ratings with 15 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Hugo Higa is Good. Dr. Hugo Higa has been rated by 34 patients. From those 34 patients 15 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Hugo Higa is 3.1 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Emily Su OD

1600 Kapiolani Blvd Ste 105
Honolulu, HI 96814
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Dr. Hugo Higa has the following 1 specialty

  • Ophthalmology

    An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
    Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.

  • Expertise

    13 Expertise

  • Macular Degeneration
  • Blepharitis
  • Eye Exam
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Cataract
  • Vision Issues
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Plastic Surgery (Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery)
  • Eye Pain
  • Dry Eye Syndromes
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Glaucoma
  • Blindness

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Patients' Choice Award (2010)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Higa is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    27 Years Experience

  • University Of Wisconsin School Of Medicine And Public Health

    Graduated in 1991

  • University Of Wisconsin Hospital


  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Hugo Higa accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • HMSA
    • HMSA Preferred Provider Comp Med
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Emily Su OD, 1600 Kapiolani Blvd Ste 105, Honolulu, HI


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