Specialty

Dermatology

Organization

Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego

Medical Group / IPA

CPMG/RCHN/RCSSD

Medical School

UC San Diego

Internship

University of North Carolina

Residency

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Fellowship

UC San Diego

Board Certifications

Dermatology

Gender

M

Bio

Dr. George Hightower, MD, PhD is a pediatric dermatologist and assistant professor of dermatology and pediatrics at UC San Diego School of Medicine.

After graduating from UC San Diego's Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/PhD), he went on to the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill to complete a year internship in pediatrics and dermatology residency. He returned to UC San Diego/Rady Children's Hospital for Pediatric Dermatology Fellowship and then joined our faculty.

Dr. Hightower enjoys time out in nature and the company of his wife and two children.

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