Dr. Ryan Light, MD

Dr. Ryan Light, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Dr. Ryan Light, MD is a family medicine specialist in Chesapeake, VA. He graduated from Eastern Virginia Medical School Of The Medical College Of Hampton Roads and specializes in family medicine.

1100 Volvo Pkwy Ste 100

Chesapeake, VA 23320

Contact Information

(757) 389-5370

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Optima Health

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Light "I am committed to providing comprehensive, high-quality and affordable medical treatment for the whole family. With sensitivity and compassion, my staff and I will work with our patients to promote good health and wellness in a professional and caring environment."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

147  Conditions Treated

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41  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Biopsy
  • Blood Sugar Monitoring
  • Breast Exam
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Casting
  • CDL Physical Examination
  • Chest X-Ray
  • Cholesterol Management
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Circumcision, Pediatric
  • Coumadin® Management
  • Cryosurgery
  • Cryosurgery for Skin Lesions
  • Cryotherapy for Warts
  • Cyst Aspiration
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Depo-Provera® Birth Control Shot
  • Dermatology Procedure
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Diet Counseling
  • Digital X-Ray (CDR)
  • Earwax Removal
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Immunization
  • Joint Fusion
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • Eastern Virginia Medical School Of The Medical College Of Hampton Roads
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Evms Portsmouth Family Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Case Files for Family Medicine 3rd edition, may 2012

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Light's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (37)

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Dr. Light'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)

Office staff/front desk would not have orders for me to pick up, would say he was on time and they checked but he wasn't. I had problems getting things done thru the portal. Would wait 1/2 hr or 1 hour, doctor not available. I had a 2-3 min appt with him, and then had 2 questions that would taken a...more
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Excuse me, but Dr. Light is the dumbest doctor I ever seen in my life! If an animal knew about the human body I would sure listen instead of this doctor! He will refer you to Dr. Petersen who is a Endocrinologist who is not too far from DUMB!!
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Dr. Light is honestly a complete Idiot like someone else stated. I would recommend his assistant to be the doctor.First time I meet him I though everything would turn out well. He is very offensive and, if you want to ask me he is not far from ignorant!! It seems like he don't know nothing, but...more
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Dr. Light is amazing! Great listener, great personality, very knowledgeable, and enthusiastic about sharing his knowledge! He doesn't say "just take this pill and accept that I'm the expert"; he takes the time to explain "why", and addresses my concerns, no matter how long it takes! He's the...more
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Setting up an appointment was a breeze and the staff at the office were very nice, however, Ryan Light was not. He rarely gave me any eye contact and kept saying "mhm" every three seconds and on top of that looked at me like I was stupid and downplayed my symptoms. I felt very rushed and felt like...more
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