Dr. Deborah J Lightner MD Urologist

Dr. Deborah Lightner is an urologist in Rochester, Minnesota and is affiliated with Mayo Clinic. She received her medical degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 34 years. Dr. Lightner accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 23 doctors at Mayo Clinic who specialize in Urology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Urologist: General Urology, Female Urology/Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Education & Medical Training

New Britain General Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1980–1981

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Residency, Urology, 1981–1986

University of MN Affiliated Hospitals
Residency, Urology, 1986–1988

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Urology
Certified 24 years in Urology

MN State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Female sexual dysfunction.
Lightner, D.J.

Risk of Repeat Anti-Incontinence Surgery Following Sling Release: A Review of 93 Patients.
Clifton, M. M.,Linder, B. J.,Lightner, D. J.,Elliott, D. S.

Diagnosis and treatment of overactive bladder (non-neurogenic) in adults: AUA/SUFU guideline.
Gormley, E. A.,Lightner, D. J.,Burgio, K. L.,Chai, T. C.,Clemens, J. Q.,Culkin, D. J.,Das, A. K.,Foster, H. E.,Scarpero, H. M.,Tessier, C. D.,Vasavada, S. P.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref

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