Dr. Curtis Horton, MD

Dr. Curtis Horton, MD

Vascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
Dr. Curtis Horton, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Univ Of Nv Sch Of Med in 1998 and specializes in vascular surgery.

8010 Frost St Fl 2

San Diego, CA 92123

Contact Information

(858) 499-2710

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Sharp Health Plan

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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
more than 79% of peers
Vascular Disease
more than 72% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

29  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

24  Procedures

  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Heart Surgery
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • Univ Of Nv Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Swedish Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Scripps Clinic/Green Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Curtis Horton, MD
No problem with Dr. Horton, but his staff could not update my file properly, even given three failed attempts to get what I needed for the procedure, all failing because of bad info in the file, and all costing me a co-pay. Sadly, had to cancel.
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Alex in San Diego, CA – Jun 21, 2018
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My experience isnot with dr. Horton but with his staff. Completely useless. For a whole week I left message after message. I called and called and it was impossible to get an appointment. I don't understand how Dr. Horton ever gets any patients. Now lookin for a new doctor with a more capable...Read More
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Lorna in Bonita, CA – Nov 19, 2016
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First he tells me that I can choose my procedure and then the next time he says I can only have one procedure. And that procedure I am told by two doctors doesn't work. Now I am having more pain in my legs then I had before the procedure was done. Please don't rely on doctors to give u the best...Read More
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Barbara B in Menifee, CA – May 13, 2016
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Dr. Horton performed my RFA. He was great. Pretty painless and successful. I am very thankful to Dr. Horton and his staff.
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EquinrRVT in San Diego – Feb 27, 2016
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