He attended Auburn University where he received his Bachelor of Science degree and his Master of Science degree in Pharmacology.
His Doctor of Medicine degree was awarded at the University of Alabama School of Medicine.
Board Certified and a Professor of Medicine
He completed his specialty training in pediatrics at Arkansas Children’s Hospital in Little Rock. He is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Dr. Horton is also an assistant professor at the UAB School of Medicine.
Immunizations are Important
Dr. Horton practices scientific, evidence-based medicine where proof exists regarding the safety and efficacy of a medication or procedure. In keeping with this principle, he follows the immunization schedule recommended by the CDC and the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices. Get an appointment with Dr. Horton by calling: 256-533-1030.
With over 50 years of combined experience, Twickenham Pediatrics has been providing individualized patient care to the community of North Alabama.
Your child needs a pediatrician who cares for your health and well-being. So contact us today and schedule an appointment. We provide a FREE prenatal visit.
Dr. DeSimone is currently accepting new patients from 0 to 18 years of age, and Dr. Horton and Dr. Chappell are currently accepting newborn patients.