Dr. John Lightfoot, MD

Dr. John Lightfoot, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
Dr. John Lightfoot, MD is a family medicine specialist in Arlington Heights, IL. He graduated from University Of Kansas School Of Medicine and specializes in family medicine.

1700 W Central Rd Ste 140

Arlington Heights, IL 60005

Contact Information

(847) 259-6200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Dr. Lightfoot's Experience

Dr. Lightfoot's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lightfoot "NCH Medical Group is here to seamlessly deliver coordinated, top quality healthcare in our medical offices, NCH Immediate Care Centers and hospital. Whether you're seeking routine medical care or something more specialized, the NCH Integrated System of Care connects you with the care you need."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

249  Conditions Treated


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24  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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.


  • University Of Kansas School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lightfoot has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lightfoot's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lightfoot to family and friends
25 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

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  • 1

Dr. Lightfoot's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Lightfoot has been treating my entire family for over 30yrs. My adult children have continued to seek his services. Highly recommend the doctor to anyone. Easy to talk to and get excellent advice.
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On behalf of the NCH Medical Group, thanks so much for sharing your experience and for the positive review. Take care!

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I've been a patient of Dr. Lightfoot for several years. What I appreciate most is that he listens and asks questions. He's also very pleasant and enjoys his work.
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Thank you very much for your review, Roger. Wishing you the best of health!

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Dr. Lightfoot was our family physician for well over 20 years. We have recently moved to another state and had to leave his excellent care. Dr. Lightfoot is an amazing diagnostician. He is not too quick to recommend testing or medication unless he feels it is the absolute best option. We...more
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Dr. Lightfoot has cared for me, my wife, and my kids (from infancy) for the last 31 years. If you want a hand holder or a psychiatrist perhaps you look elsewhere. Me, I just want an excellent doctor. If you desire a highly experienced, intelligent, conservative, thorough, and extremely wise health...more
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I went to see Dr. Lightfoot for health questions and vitamins. He treated me like I was wasting his time. He rush me out so fast that I didn't even get to ask all my questions. Very poor bed side manner.
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