Meghan Higman

Meghan A. Higman

Meghan A. Higman MD, PhD

UBMD Pediatrics


Pediatric Hematology-Oncology; Pediatrics

Accepting new patients


Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, Pediatrics

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UBMD at Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Katherine, Anne and Donna Gioia Pediatric Hematology Oncology Center
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
Elm and Carlton Streets
Ground Floor
Buffalo, NY 14263
Phone: (716) 845-4447
Fax: (716) 845-3588
Accepting new patients

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
  • Preferred Care
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare
  • TriCare/Champus
  • United Healthcare
  • Univera Health Care (HMO)
  • Veterans Administration
  • WellCare
  • Workers Comp
  • YourCare

Board Certifications:

  • Board Certification, American Board of Pediatrics
  • Board Certification, American Board of Pediatrics, Sub-board in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Education and Training:

  • Fellowship, Pediatric Oncology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (2001)
  • Residency, Pediatrics, Children‘s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC (1998)
  • Internship, Pediatrics, Children‘s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC (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 (2014-2018)

Research Profile:

This UBMD physician is also a member of the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo, teaching the next generation of doctors and researching to advance care in WNY and beyond. Learn more about this physician’s research and teaching activities, as well as view credentials, publications, professional involvement and more below.

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