Dr. Higgins obtained her medical degree from the University of Miami School of Medicine in Miami, Florida. She completed her specialty training in General Surgery at the Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, Florida, where she was Chief Resident. She obtained her Board Certification in General Surgery and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.
Currently she practices adult and adolescent nutritional medicine and wellness. She shifted her practice focus, reading many books and attending many national workshops. Dr Higgins is a former curriculum developer and lecturer with the Miami-Dade Public School System in the areas of nutrition and wellness. She has developed nutrition protocols for many diseases as well as practicing general nutrition, with a focus on any necessary weight loss and attaining one’s best health.
A native English speaker, Dr. Higgins is functional in Spanish as well.
She provides services at the following office:
First Choice Nutritional Medicine & Wellness
8940 N. Kendall Drive, Suite 802E
Miami, Florida 33176