Dr. Virginia A. Lightner MD Dermatologist

Dr. Virginia Lightner is a dermatologist in Youngsville, North Carolina and is affiliated with Duke University Hospital. She received her medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 32 years. She is one of 44 doctors at Duke University Hospital who specialize in Dermatology.

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Office Location

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Dermatologist: General Dermatology

Hospital Affiliation

Duke University Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Dermatology, 1983 - 1986

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell Campus
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1982 - 1983

Duke University School of Medicine
Class of 1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Structural analysis of a human glial variant laminin.
LeMosy, E. K., Lightner, V. A., Erickson, H. P.

Divalent cation-dependent adhesion at the myotendinous junction: ultrastructure and mechanics of failure.
Law, D. J., Lightner, V. A.

Localization of tenascin in uterine sarcomas and partially transformed endometrial stromal cells.
Vollmer, G., Lightner, V. A., Carter, C. A., Siegal, G. P., Erickson, H. P., Knuppen, R., Kaufman, D. G.

See all 21 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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