University at Buffalo - The State University of New York
Skip to Content
UBMD Physicians' Group
Meghan                         Higman

Meghan A. Higman MD, PhD

UBMD Pediatrics

Specialties

Pediatric Hematology-Oncology; Pediatrics

 

Overview

Specialties:

Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, Pediatrics

Patients Treated:

Children, Adolescents

Physician Gender:

Female


Location and Insurance

Appointments:
UBMD Pediatrics Outpatient Center
Pediatric Outpatient Center
140 Hodge Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14222
Office Hours: Thursday: 1:00 pm-5:00 pm
Phone: (716) 878-7349
Fax: (716) 888-3801
Accepting new patients

Hospital Locations (for inpatients only):
  • Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Insurance Accepted:
  • Aetna U.S. Healthcare
  • Blue Cross & Blue Shield of WNY Inc
  • CIGNA HealthCare
  • Community Blue (HMO)
  • Community Blue Advantage
  • Coventry
  • Empire
  • Fidelis
  • Independent Health Association (HMO)
  • Independent Health Medisource
  • Lifetime Benefit Solutions / RMSCO
  • Magnacare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MVP Healthcare
  • Nofault
  • North American Administrators
  • Nova
  • POMCO
  • Preferred Care
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare
  • TriCare/Champus
  • United Healthcare
  • Univera Health Care (HMO)
  • Veterans Administration
  • WellCare
  • Workers Comp
  • YourCare

Credentials

Board Certifications:
  • Board Certification, American Board of Pediatrics
  • Board Certification, American Board of Pediatrics, Sub-board in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Education and Training:
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Oncology and Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (2001)
  • Residency, Pediatrics, Children‘s Hospital of Pittsburgh (1998)
  • Internship, Pediatrics, Children‘s Hospital of Pittsburgh (1996)
  • PhD, Biochemistry, University at Buffalo, magna cum laude (1995)
  • MD, Medicine, University at Buffalo, magna cum laude (1995)
  • BA, Chemistry, Niagara University, summa cum laude (1986)
  • BS, Biology, Niagara University, summa cum laude (1986)
Awards and Honors:
  • Outstanding Female Graduate of Niagara Catholic High School (2004)
  • American Cancer Society: Mid-Atlantic Task Team Recognition for Outstanding Medical Team Leadership (2003)
  • Western New York Branch of the American Society for Microbiology: Erwin Neter Award (1993)
  • Niagara University: Dr. Thomas H. Morton Medal for Excellence in Biology (1986)
  • Father Dana Duggan Award (1986)
  • Castle Connolly Medical Ltd: America‘s Top Doctors (2014-2017)

Research

Research Profile:

This UBMD clinician teaches at the University at Buffalo's School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. Learn more about this clinician’s research and teaching activities. View credentials, publications, professional involvement and more.