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Robert Villalobos, M.D.


Doctor Robert Villalobos MD

Dr. Robert L. Villalobos is a board certified ophthalmologist who provides comprehensive eye care with an emphasis in “medical retina”, or diseases affecting the retina.

Dr. Villalobos received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas at El Paso in El Paso, Texas, and then graduated from medical school at Universidad Autonoma de Cd. Juarez in Cd, Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico. After completing an internship in internal medicine at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine in Chattanooga, Tennessee, he finished an internal medicine and ophthalmology residency program in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Dr. Villalobos went on to complete a medical retina fellowship in Boston, Massachusetts.

Dr. Villalobos is licensed in New Mexico and is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the New Mexico Medical Society. He is involved in many local civic organizations. Before joining Southwestern Eye Center, Dr. Villalobos had his own private practice for over 20 years.

Dr. Villalobos and his wife reside in Las Cruces. His hobbies include reading, travel, sports and trivia. Dr. Villalobos is fluent in Spanish.


All of our doctors are able to provide care for a wide variety of conditions and treatments. Some of Dr. Villalobos’s specialties include the following:


See which locations Dr. Villalobos is serving.


Las Cruces

2030 S. Solano
Las Cruces, NM 88001
Tel: (575) 521-1158

Dr. Villalobos was amazing, his staff was very polite, they answered all my questions, smiled and were very helpful.

“Good people professional service and Dr. Vialobos takes time to know his patients”

-Gary M.