Dr. Robert Higginbotham MD

  • Ophthalmology Arroyo Grande, CA

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Dr. Robert Higginbotham, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Arroyo Grande, CA, with other offices in San Luis Obispo, CA and San Luis Obispo, CA. He has 48 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Higginbotham is affiliated with Arroyo Grande Community Hospital, Marian Regional Medical Center and Twin Cities Community Hospital. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Robert Higginbotham has the following 11 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.


An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.


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Locations & Directions

Oak Park Surgery Center

860 Oak Park Blvd
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420

Pacific Eye

628 California Blvd
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Pacific Coast Laser Vision Center

3165 Broad St
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

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