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Jennifer Higa, MD

Education: University of Chicago

Residency: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

General Fellowship: University of Washington Medical Center

Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship: Virginia Mason Medical Center

Locations: Tacoma General Hospital, Allenmore Hospital, Tacoma Clinic, Sunrise Endoscopy Center, Waldron Endoscopy Center

Dr. Higa received her undergraduate degree from the University Chicago in Biological Sciences and Doctor of Medicine degree from New York Medical College. Dr. Higa completed her Internal Medicine internship and residency at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. She completed a fellowship in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the University Washington Medical Center followed by an Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship at Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle.

  • Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology

  • Member of the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

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