Dr. Jean Marie Houghton MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Jean Marie Houghton is a gastroenterologist in Worcester, Massachusetts and is affiliated with UMass Memorial Medical Center. She received her medical degree from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and has been in practice for 25 years. Dr. Houghton accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 37 doctors at UMass Memorial Medical Center who specialize in Gastroenterology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Hospital Affiliation

UMass Memorial Medical Center
High performing in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

Education & Medical Training

UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1989–1992

UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 1992–1994

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Gastroenterology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation

Publications & Presentations

Inhibition of apoptosis after thymineless stress is conferred by oncogenic K-Ras in colon carcinoma cells.
Houghton, J. A., Ebanks, R., Harwood, F. G., Tillman, D. M.

Fas Ag-FasL coupling leads to ERK1/2-mediated proliferation of gastric mucosal cells.
Li, H., Cai, X., Fan, X., Moquin, B., Stoicov, C., Houghton, J.

Role of therapy or monitoring in preventing progression to gastric cancer.
Zivny, J., Wang, T. C., Yantiss, R., Kim, K. H., Houghton, J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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