Dr. Timothy Light, MD

Critical Care SurgeryMaleAge 54

Dr. Light

Surgical Services PC

510 E Bloomington St Iowa City, IA 52245

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(319) 338-9247

Dr. Timothy Light, MD is a Critical Care Surgery Specialist in Iowa City, IA and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from New York Medical College medical school in 1997. He is affiliated with Mercy Iowa City. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Light to book an appointment.

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Experience
Background

Background Check

1 board action Found
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (1/25/2013)View details
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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Light's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallstones
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Lipomas
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Thoracentesis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Timothy Light, MD is a Critical Care Surgery Specialist in Iowa City, IA and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more

Specialties

  • Critical Care Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

2005
Washington Hospital Center
Fellowship Hospital
2002
Washington Hospital Center
Residency Hospital
1998
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1997
New York Medical College
Medical School
,

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Timothy Light, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Light frequently treats Abdominal Pain, Anal Fissure, and Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Light treats.

Where is Dr. Timothy Light, MD's office located?

Dr. Light's office is located at 510 E Bloomington St, Iowa City, IA 52245. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Surgical Services PC

Surgical Services PC510 E Bloomington St Iowa City, IA 52245
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Light is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Mercy Iowa City

Iowa City, IA

77% Patient Experience Rating, 8% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)