Jonathan C. Horton


Pediatric ophthalmologist
Cellist, bird-watcher and dog lover

Dr. Jonathan C. Horton specializes in adult neuro-ophthalmology and pediatric ophthalmology.

Horton earned his medical degree from Harvard Medical School, where he also earned a doctorate in neurobiology. He did his residency training in neurology at Massachusetts General Hospital and his training in ophthalmology at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. He completed fellowships in neuro-ophthalmology and pediatric ophthalmology at UCSF.

  • Education

    Harvard Medical School, 1984

  • Residencies

    MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, Ophthalmology, 1989

  • Fellowships

    UCSF, Neuro-opthalmology and Pediatric Ophthalmology

  • Board Certifications

    Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology

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Serving as a physician is a deeply fulfilling mission in life.

Neuro-Ophthalmology Clinic at the Vision Care and Research Unit

Beckman Vision Center

8 Koret Way
San Francisco, CA 94143-0644

My reviews


Overall Experience
41 Reviews
Dr. Horton IS THE BEST!!!!!!
Explained things in a way that was easy to understand
41 Reviews
Did the doctor pay attention to your concerns
41 Reviews
Gave easy to understand instructions about taking care of health problems or concerns
37 Reviews
Knew the important information about your medical history
41 Reviews
The provider showed respect for what you had to say
41 Reviews
The provider spent enough time with me
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