Dr. Hightower grew up as one of four children in Fairbanks, Alaska to a
Cherokee father and Jewish mother. His family would move to a few locations
before settling in Anchorage in 1991. After graduating from high school,
Dr. Hightower attended Antioch College, Western Washington University,
Columbia University, and the University of Minnesota en route becoming
a member of the Orthopedic Surgery Residency program in Minneapolis, MN.
Since then, he has settled into Juneau, serving the community with outstanding
care and focus.
See Dr. Hightower's profile on Healthgrades.
If you are ready to receive quality orthopedic care,
call Enhance Orthopedic Surgery at (907) 444-5501 today!
Board Certified Medical Professional
Over the course of his career, Dr. Hightower has earned many distinctions,
- ANTHC Employee of the year
- Gustillo Scientific Paper of the Year 2012
- Orthopedic Research Education Foundation Resident Research Award
Committed to Providing Outstanding Care
Dr. Hightower is proud to have provided crucial direction to lead to better
medical care for many patients throughout his career. He designed and
implemented the Orthopedic Acute Care Clinic to dramatically reduce the
wait times for those who suffered serious orthopedic injuries. To help
save money for patients, he negotiated a cost savings measure that helped
save over one million dollars a year.
With certifications from ABOS, ATLS, and licensed with the Alaska State
Medical License, you can rest assured that you are receiving the help
you need from a high-quality Juneau orthopedic surgeon.
Within his private practice at Enhance Orthopedic Surgery, you will receive
affordable care and state-of-the-art treatment that is based on advanced
Call Enhance Orthopedic Surgery at (907) 444-5501 to learn more about our orthopedic treatment options in Juneau.