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Robert Houghton, MD

  • Family Medicine
  • HIV Specialist
Robert Houghton, MD
Accepts new patients
age-group-adults-color Treats adults


1855 1st Ave
San Diego, CA 92101
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  • Family Medicine
  • HIV Specialist

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  • Spanish
  • German
  • English


Dr. Robert Houghton has more than 20 years of medical experience as a primary care physician and HIV specialist. He is also certified as an aviation medical examiner. Dr. Houghton welcomes new patients.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Urgent Care Medicine, Urgent Care, 2001

Medical Education

  • Autonomous University of Guadalajara, MD, 1984


  • Mocel Hospital, Internship-Medicine, 1985


  • University of California, San Diego, 1993


  • University of California, San Diego, Clinical Research, 1990

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