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About Dr. William L Higgins

Dr. William L Higgins, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Brooklyn, MD. He has 40 years of experience. His specialties include Nuclear Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology and Radiology. He speaks English.

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Primary Address

MedStar Harbor Hospital

3001 S Hanover St
Brooklyn, MD 21225
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Specialties

Dr. William L Higgins has the following 3 specialties

  • Nuclear Radiology
  • Diagnostic Radiology

    Radiologists help doctors get a closer look at what’s happening inside your body. If your primary care doctor wants to investigate your symptoms further, they may refer you to a radiologist to get an ultrasound or x-ray. Some radiologists specialize in mammography and breast imaging, which is who you see when you need a mammogram. A Radiologist can also determine if bones are broken or fractured after any kind of accident.
    Radiologists are trained to perform MRIs and CT scans, both of which are used to determine the presence of diseases or disorders and help your doctor properly diagnose you. They can detect anything from tumors, bleeding and infections to bone and muscle disorders.

  • Radiology

    A radiologist is a physician who specializes in the use of medical imaging to diagnose and treat illnesses or injuries in patients.
    The different types of medical imaging are X-ray, computed tomography (CT) scans, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), ultrasound, and nuclear medicine.
    Radiologists are experts in these different types of tests and can advise a primary care doctor on which test is most appropriate in a specific case. These doctors also assist primary care doctors in analyzing the images produced by these tests in order to determine next steps necessary for treatment.

  • Expertise

    5 Expertise

  • X-Ray
  • PET Scan
  • CT Scan
  • MRI
  • Ultrasound

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  • Education

    40 Years Experience

  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1978

  • West Virginia University Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. William L Higgins accepts the following insurance providers.

  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Optimum Choice Preferred POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

MedStar Harbor Hospital, 3001 S Hanover St, Brooklyn, MD
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