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Steven Higgins, MD

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Dr. Steven Higgins, MD

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Office
9850 Genesee Ave
Ste 940
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Biography

Steven Higgins, MD, is the chairman of the department of cardiology and the director of cardiac electrophysiology at Scripps Memorial Hospital in La Jolla as well as co-director of the catheterization lab.


Active in the planning and integration of the Scripps Prebys Cardiovascular Institute, Dr. Higgins joined Scripps in 1985. He is the founder and director of the cardiac electrophysiology program at Scripps La Jolla.


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Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, 1985
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, 1982

Medical Education

  • University of Rochester School of Medicine, MD, 1979

Internships

  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Internal Medicine, 1980

Residencies

  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Internal Medicine, 1982

Fellowships

  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Cardiovascular Disease
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