Dr. Donita Lightner, MD

Dr. Donita Lightner, MD

Pediatric Neurology  |  
Female
(7)
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Dr. Donita Lightner, MD is a pediatric neurology doctor who practices in Lexington, KY. She has been practicing for 11 years.

740 South Limestone 8101

Lexington, KY 40536

Contact Information

(859) 323-5661

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Nerve Sheath Tumors
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more than 42% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pediatric Neurology
1

Board Certifications

  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
11

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Epilepsy
  • Headache
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Migraine
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Vascular Disease

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Univ Of Ky Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lightner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lightner's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lightner to family and friends
2.6
based on 7 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Lightner's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Lancaster, KY |
She is amazing. Took her time with our family very friendly to our daughter and us.
Pikeville, KY |
i think she should consider kids more how she uses words to describe them and she really needs to read the laws there is a law in affect its called the ROSA'S LAW
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Dr. Lightner accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Lightner has admitting privileges

University of Kentucky Hospital
1000 S Limestone
Lexington, KY 40503
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