Dr.  Christopher LightfootMD, FRCPC

Assistant Professor


Phone: 902-473-5452
Fax: 902-473-2018
Mailing Address: 
QEII Health Sciences Centre, Halifax Infirmary Hospital 1796 Summer Street Diagnostic Imaging, 3rd Floor, Room 3308, Halifax, NS B3H 3A7
Research Topics:
  • Interventional
  • QEII
  • IWK


  • Fellowship, Interventional Radiology, University of Montreal
  • Residency, Diagnostic Radiology, Dalhousie University
  • Medical Doctorate, Dalhousie University
  • Emergency Medical Technician, Paramedic, Center for Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh
  • Bachelor of Science, Bishop’s University, Lennoxville, PQ


Dr. Lightfoot is an Assistant Professor at Dalhousie University, and a practicing staff radiologist at the QEII Health Sciences Centre. His specialty is interventional radiology with special interests in the following interventional clinical sub-specialties:

  • Vasular anomalies
  • Peripheral vascular disease
  • Hepatobiliary disease
  • Cardiac imaging

Dr. Lightfoot has written many papers and delivered talks on his sub-specialties. Both his academic teaching and his clinical work takes place at the VG Hospital and the Halifax Infirmary.