Dr. Kenneth Higby MD Obstetrician-Gynecologist

Dr. Kenneth Higby is an obstetrician-gynecologist in San Antonio, Texas. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baptist Medical Center and CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Health System. He received his medical degree from Michigan State University College of Human Medicine and has been in practice for 27 years. Dr. Higby accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 26 doctors at Baptist Medical Center and one of 2 at CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Health System who specialize in Obstetrics & Gynecology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Obstetrician-Gynecologist: Maternal & Fetal Medicine/High Risk

Clinical Interests: Pregnancy in Diabetics, Premature Obstetric Labor

Hospital Affiliation

Baptist Medical Center

CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Health System

Methodist Children's Hospital of South Texas

Methodist Hospital

Education & Medical Training

San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium
Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1987 - 1991

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1991 - 1993

Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

CO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Fetoplacental discrepancy with normal karyotype in amniotic fluid and two different cell lines in placenta.
Ortega, V.,Mendiola, C.,Williamson, E.,Higby, K.,Velagaleti, G. V.

Does local anesthesia decrease pain perception in women undergoing amniocentesis?
Gordon, M. C., Ventura-Braswell, A., Higby, K., Ward, J. A.

Severe hemolytic disease of the newborn due to anti-Cw.
Byers, B. D., Gordon, M. C., Higby, K.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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