Robert W. Lightfoot, MD

Practice areas

Practice areas

Clinical interests

  • Connective Tissue Diseases
  • Rheumatology
  • Vasculitis

Robert W. Lightfoot, MD

Biography

My name is Robert W. Lightfoot; I received my medical degree from Vanderbilt University, School of Medicine, Nashville, Tenn. I then completed a fellowship at Columbia University, New York.

I am board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Rheumatology.

Faculty rank

Professor of Medicine

Education

Degree
Vanderbilt University, School of Medicine, Nashville, Tenn.

Residency
Vanderbilt University Hospital, Nashville, Tenn.

Fellowship
Columbia University, New York

Certifications or Special training
American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine, Rheumatology

Rheumatology

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Lightfoot RW, Luft BJ, Rahn DW, Steere AC, Sigal LH, Zoschke DC, Gardner P, Britton MC, Kaufman RL.
Empiric parenteral antibiotic treatment of patients with fibromyalgia and fatigue and a positive serologic result for Lyme disease. A cost-effectiveness analysis.
Ann Intern Med. 1993 Sep 15;119(6):503-9.