Dr. Hougeir’s skills lie in both general dermatology and Mohs Micrographic Surgery. He is board certified as a Dermatologist and a Fellow of the American Society for Mohs Surgery. He received a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from Arizona State University and a Doctorate of Medicine degree from Mayo Medical School, Rochester, Minnesota. He completed his Dermatology training at Mayo Clinic Arizona where he was Chief Resident.
Author of several publications, Dr. Hougeir presented his work worldwide. He is the recipient of honors and awards for various academic distinctions including the American Cancer Society, Margaret Mitchell Cancer Research award, the International Society of Dermatology Young Dermatologist award, The American Academy and French Society of Dermatology award and the Advances in Cosmetic and Medical Dermatology Award.
Dr. Hougeir has done volunteer work in medical clinics both in the U.S. and internationally.
His interests include medical and cosmetic dermatology as well as the diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer. He is fluent in Spanish and French.