Ophthalmologist Santa Rosa, CA – Dan Lightfoot, MD



Dr. Dan Lightfoot is a Santa Rosa native that graduated from Santa Rosa High School. After high school, he went on to Stanford University where he graduated while playing football. The Stanford team won the ’71 Rose Bowl and garnered Jim Plunkett the Heisman Trophy that year.

Professional Focus

Dr. Lightfoot graduated medical school from UCLA. He did his ophthalmology residency at UCSF. He stayed on and did an additional fellowship year of training in Vitreal-Retinal Surgery with Alex Irvine, MD. Dr. Lightfoot continued to teach at UCSF while going into practice in Santa Rosa with his father, Vernon Lightfoot, MD. Dr. Lightfoot was later joined in practice by his brother, David Lightfoot, MD.

Awards & Recognition

Dr. Lightfoot was named one of the best ophthalmologists in the Bay Area by the San Francisco Chronicle in 2015. He was named, along with Gary Barth, MD., as one of the best ophthalmologists in Sonoma County by the Press Democrat in 2016. Dr. Lightfoot now specializes in General Ophthalmology.

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Santa Rosa - 2nd Street
1017 2nd St
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Fax: 707-546-4112

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Santa Rosa Downtown
720 4th St
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Fax: 707-528-4967

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1383 N. McDowell Blvd #100
Petaluma, CA 94954
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Santa Rosa Main Office
Monday – Friday: 8:00am – 5:30pm

Santa Rosa Downtown Office
Monday: 8:00am – 5:30pm
Tuesday: 8:00am – 6:30pm
Wednesday – Friday: 8:00am – 5:30pm

Petaluma Office
Monday – Friday: 8:30am – 5:30pm
Closed for lunch: 12:00pm – 1:30pm
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