Gynecologic Oncology

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Community Hospital proudly employs the only gynecologic oncology surgeon on the Western Slope.

Dr. Ruth Higdon recognizes that every woman is unique. She is dedicated to serving women in the prevention, early detection, diagnosis and treatment of gynecological cancers. She is highly skilled in the most state-of-the-art technology and techniques, allowing her patients to receive the best possible care close to home.

Dr. Higdon works closely with the medical and radiation oncologists at Grand Valley Oncology. This multidisciplinary team approach ensures the best possible outcome for her patients.

Meet our Provider:


Ruth Higdon, M.D.

Gynecologic Oncology