Central Valley Endocrinology, APC

Prem Sahasranam, M.D.

Lisa Higgins is a board certified nurse practitioner with a specific interest and focus in Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes. 


Lisa is a Type 1 diabetic, diagnosed at the age of 12, and fully understands the dynamics of this chronic disease process. Lisa has worked as a diabetes educator for the last ten years with both children and adults. She became a nurse practitioner following her graduation from Walden University in 2014. Lisa has since worked along side Dr. Prem Sahas at the Central Valley Endocrinology Clinic in Hanford California. Within this setting Lisa has had the opportunity to diagnose, manage, and behaviorally help those afflicted with diabetes. 

In 2016, Central Valley Endocrinology opened a Diabetes Clinic in Visalia (opening soon), allowing Lisa to provide her level of specialized care to patients while staying close to home. Lisa is a native of Visalia CA with the overall goal of providing excellent health care while enriching the lives of those affected with diabetes.