Dr. Peter Higgins

Gastroenterologist · Ulcerative Colitis · C. Difficile · Crohn's Disease · Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • 169 Publications

Dr. Peter Higgins, M.D., Ph.D, M.Sc. serves as the director of the University of Michigan's IBD Program. Dr. Higgins is the IBD editor for the American Journal of Gastroenterology, with ongoing clinical research in IBD topics such as medication holidays after long-term remission and biomarker-guided therapy. A leader in the IBD field, Dr. Higgins has been awarded multiple research and clinical awards, including a title among the 2014-2018 Best Doctors in America.

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University of michigan

Professor of Medicine

University of Michigan · 2018 - Present

University of michigan

IBD Program Director

University of Michigan · 2004 - Present

The University of Michigan Inflammatory Bowel Disease Program is an internationally recognized group dedicated to IBD management. Their IBD program sees thousands of patients from across the nation every year. The Program has been designed to provide complete care that addresses the complexities of IBD management, providing experienced medical decision-making, expert surgical knowledge, dedicated nutritional support services, and access to clinical trials.


University of michigan school of public health

Fellowship Gastroenterology

University of Michigan School of Public Health · 2001 - 2004

Duke university medical center

Residency, Internal Medicine

Duke University Medical Center · 1998 - 2001

Duke university school of medicine

Medical Degree

Duke University School of Medicine · 1987 - 1998


Dr. Peter Higgins has been involved in 169 publications. View publications ›


Dr. Peter Higgins is affiliated with University of Michigan: Taubman Center Gastroenterology Clinic at Floor 3, Reception D, 1500 E Medical Center Dr Ann Arbor, MI 48109.