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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Deborah Lightner, Urologist is Excellent. Dr. Lightner has been reviewed by 11 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Deborah Lightner, MD is board certified in Urology.

  • She has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Enlarged Prostate (Prostatic Hyperplasia)
  • Overactive Urinary Bladder
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Urethral Cancer
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Incontinence

Education & Awards

Dr. Lightner graduated from Vanderbilt University, Columbia. She has 5 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Urinary Incontinence (Stress)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Lightner has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Rochester Methodist Hospital 
  • St Marys Hospital - Rochester 

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Additional Information
Dr. Deborah J Lightner MD is a female Urologist, has 31 years of experience and practices in Urology.
Where does Dr. Deborah J. Lightner practice?
Dr. Deborah Lightner has 1 office location.
Dr. Deborah Lightner practices Urology near Rochester, MN.
See Rochester Urologists.