Dr. Higgins was born in New Jersey and grew up in Delaware. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Molecular Biology from Princeton University. She went on to receive her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree, Master of Science degree in Craniofacial Biology, and Certificate in Orthodontics from Columbia University. Dr Higgins also received the Excellence in Orthodontics Award.
While studying at Columbia University, she met her husband, Dr. Chris Higgins, an Interventional Cardiologist and Tulsa native. Prior to moving to Tulsa, Dr. Higgins and her husband lived in New York, North Carolina, and Texas.
Dr. Higgins and her husband live in Tulsa with their two children, Connor and Carter, and their French bulldog, Newman. Dr. Higgins loves playing tennis, spending time with her family and making a positive difference in people’s lives.