Dr. Robert Lightfoot Jr, MD

Dr. Robert Lightfoot Jr, MD

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Age 82
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Dr. Robert Lightfoot Jr, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 53 years. He graduated from Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine in 1961 and specializes in rheumatology.

135 E Maxwell St Ste 401

Lexington, KY 40508

Contact Information

(859) 323-6700

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Lightfoot Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Autoimmune Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lightfoot Jr treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Lightfoot Jr treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Chondrocalcinosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lightfoot Jr treats Chondrocalcinosis more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Lightfoot Jr treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Arthritis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lightfoot Jr treats Arthritis more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Lightfoot Jr treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis

Dr. Lightfoot Jr's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
Autoimmune Diseases
Behçet's Disease
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Cryoglobulinemia
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Felty's Syndrome
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Chondromalacia
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Takayasu's Arteritis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Robert Lightfoot Jr, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 53 years. He graduated from Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine in 1961 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

1966
New York Presbyterian Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1964
Vanderbilt University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1963
New York Presbyterian Hospital
Residency Hospital
1962
New York Presbyterian Hospital
Internship Hospital
1961
Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1966
1964
1963
1962
1961

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He is a textbook doctor. If you don't fit the mold, he acts like you are a hypochondriac. I had a Central Nervous System disorder multiple autoimmune diseases - I recently became aware of Sub acute Cutaneous Lupus and the V-neck rash which I had at the time I saw him-the rash appeared only after...Read More
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
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Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
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MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus

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