Dr. Donald Stone Higgins MD Neurologist

Dr. Donald Higgins is a neurologist in Albany, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Albany Medical Center and Albany Stratton Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Stony Brook University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 27 years. Dr. Higgins accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 24 doctors at Albany Medical Center and one of 4 at Albany Stratton Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: Movement Disorder

Clinical Interests: Movement disorders, Research, Hyperkinetic movement disorders, Clinical research

Hospital Affiliation

Albany Medical Center
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Albany Stratton Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
Residency, Neurology, 1992

University of Rochester
Fellowship, 2011

University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
Internship, Internal Medicine, 1987–1988

Stony Brook University School of Medicine
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 20 years in Neurology

KY State Medical License
Active through 2015

NY State Medical License
Active through 2016

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare HMO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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