Dr. Kortney D. Hightower, MD

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Specializes in Dermatology • Age 40

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Hightower Dermatology, Sun City Center, FL
957 E Del Webb Blvd Ste 101
Sun City Center, FL 33573
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957 E Del Webb Blvd Ste 101
Sun City Center, FL 33573
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  1. Dr. Hightower's Experience

    Dr. Hightower's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Dermatology

    Board Certifications

    • Dermatology
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    • Acne Surgery
    • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
    • Aged or Sun-Damaged Skin Treatment
    • Biopsy of Affected Tissue
    • Blu-U® Acne Light Treatment
    • Botox® Injection
    • Chemical Peel
    • Collagen Injection
    • Cosmetic Botox® Injection
    • Cryosurgery
    • Cryosurgery for Skin Lesions
    • Cryotherapy for Warts
    • Cyst Aspiration
    • Dermal Filler
    • Dermatology Procedure
    • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
    • Destruction of Penile Lesion
    • Destruction of Vaginal Lesion
    • Dysport Injection
    • Electrocautery
    • Electrosurgery
    • Excision
    • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Cyst
    • Excision of Skin Cancer
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
    • Excisional Biopsy
    • Facial Peel
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    • Facial Rejuvenation
    • In-Office Skin Procedure
    • Intense Pulse Light
    • Lipomas Sebacious Cyst Removal
    • Melanoma Removal
    • Mohs Surgery
    • Mole Evaluation
    • Mole Removal
    • Nail Care
    • Nail Surgery
    • Non-Cosmetic Botox® Injection
    • Perlane® Injection
    • Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)
    • Radiesse® Injections
    • Removal of Condyloma
    • Repair of Pigmentation Defect
    • Restylane® Injections
    • Scar Revision Surgery
    • Skin Biopsy
    • Skin Cancer Removal
    • Skin Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction
    • Skin Cancer Tumor Treatment
    • Skin Grafts
    • Skin Lesion Biopsy
    • Skin Lesion Removal
    • Skin Procedures
    • Skin Screenings
    • Skin Surgery
    • Skin Tag Removal
    • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
    • Wart Removal
    • Wart Treatment
    • Wrinkle Reduction by Injection
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    • Acne
    • Actinic Keratosis
    • Age Spots
    • Aging Face
    • Anal Warts
    • Athlete's Foot
    • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
    • Atypical Mole
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bacterial Infections
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • Basal Cell Carcinomas With Milia and Coarse, Sparse Hair
    • Bedsores
    • Boil
    • Cancer
    • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
    • Canker Sore
    • Cellulitis
    • Chickenpox
    • Cold Sore
    • Condyloma
    • Connective Tissue Disorders
    • Contact Dermatitis
    • Cutaneous Candidiasis
    • Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma
    • Dandruff
    • Dermal Melanoma
    • Dermatitis
    • Dermatofibroma
    • Dermatomyositis
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    • Dermoid Cyst
    • Discoid Lupus
    • Dry Skin
    • Epidermoid Carcinoma
    • Erythema Multiforme
    • Excessive Sweating
    • External Ear Disorders
    • Eyelid Eczema
    • Folliculitis
    • Fungal Infections
    • Fungal Nail Infection
    • Genital Herpes
    • Genital Warts
    • Gorlin Syndrome
    • Granuloma Annulare
    • Hair Conditions
    • Hair Loss
    • Hand Eczema
    • Hemangioma
    • Herpes Simplex Infection
    • Hidradenitis Suppurativa
    • Hirsutism
    • Hives
    • Impetigo
    • Insect Bites and Stings
    • Intertrigo
    • Itchy Skin
    • Jock Itch
    • Keloid Scar
    • Keratosis
    • Keratosis Pilaris
    • Lesion
    • Lichen Planus
    • Lichen Simplex Chronicus
    • Localized Fat Deposits
    • Lyme Disease
    • Measles
    • Melanoma
    • Mole
    • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
    • Nail Diseases
    • Nail Psoriasis
    • Neurofibromatosis
    • Oral Lichenoid Lesions
    • Pemphigoid
    • Photosensitivity
    • Pigmentation Disorders
    • Pruritus
    • Psoriasis
    • Rash
    • Ringworm
    • Ringworm of the Beard
    • Rosacea
    • Scabies
    • Scars
    • Seborrheic Dermatitis
    • Seborrheic Keratosis
    • Shingles
    • Skin Aging
    • Skin Allergy
    • Skin Cancer
    • Skin Diseases
    • Skin Disorders
    • Skin Infections
    • Skin Lesion
    • Skin Ulcer
    • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
    • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Head and Neck
    • Stretch Marks
    • Sweaty Palms
    • Thinning of Skin
    • Vasculitis
    • Vitiligo
    • Warts
    • Xerosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Hightower

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University of South Alabama / College of Medicine
    Graduated in 2003

    Internship Hospital

    University of South Florida
    Complete in 2004

    Residency Hospital

    University of South Florida
    Complete in 2007

    Undergraduate Schools

    Auburn University
    Graduated in 1998
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Hightower & Staff

    • English
  2. Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Hightower

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.8
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    4.8 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hightower to family and friends

    4.8 out of 5

    26 responses

    Dr. Hightower's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.9 out of 5

    23 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.9 out of 5

    23 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    23 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    22 responses

    Experience with Dr. Hightower

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.8 out of 5

    26 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.9 out of 5

    26 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.9 out of 5

    26 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.9 out of 5

    26 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Hightower accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    • AARP
    • Aetna
    • AvMed
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • CHAMPVA
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Humana
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare
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    Office Locations

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    Hightower Dermatology, Sun City Center, FL
    Hightower Dermatology
    957 E Del Webb Blvd Ste 101
    Sun City Center, FL 33573
    (813) 703-2546
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