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Houghton

John Houghton, D.O.
OB-GYN

John Houghton, D.O., is the newest addition to Mat-Su Women’s Health Specialists in Palmer, Alaska. He relocated to the Matanuska Valley community from Des Moines, Iowa, where he practiced obstetrics and gynecology for 11 years. Dr. Houghton earned his medical degree at De Moines University in Iowa and completed residencies at Akron Medical Center in Akron, Ohio, and Aultman Hospital in Canton, Ohio. He is a board-certified OB/GYN and is proficient in a broad spectrum of women's health procedures, including endometrial ablation, hysterectomies, basic infertility treatment and laparoscopic surgeries. Dr. Houghton is joined in Alaska by his wife and two daughters. During his free time he enjoys his outdoor hobbies of hunting, bicycling and backpacking.


Mat-Su Women's Health Specialists
2490 S. Woodworth Loop, Suite 301
Palmer, AK 99645
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South

Christy South, M.D.
OB-GYN

Originally an eastern Tennessee native, Dr. Christy South is now serving the Matanuska Valley at Mat-Su Women’s Health Specialists. She attended medical school at Quillen College of Medicine before moving to Milwaukee, Wisconsin for residency in 2004. Dr. South is a board-certified OB/GYN and a certified health coach. Her professional interests include minimally invasive surgery, particularly robotics and treatments for urinary incontinence. Dr. South has been married to her husband Barry since 1996 and they have three children: Caleb, Thomas and Ellie, and an additional four dogs and a bearded dragon. Her family owns a whitetail deer farm in Kentucky where they maintain a trophy breeding and hunting operation. In her free time, Dr. South loves crafting, knitting, sewing, scrapbooking, hiking, fishing, hunting, running, gardening, canning and reading.

Mat-Su Women's Health Specialists
2490 S. Woodworth Loop, Suite 301
Palmer, AK 99645
Request An Appointment