Dr. Charles Hughes, MD

Colorectal SurgeryMaleAge 57

Dr. Hughes

Center for Integrative Medicine

743 Jefferson Ave Ste 104 Scranton, PA 18510

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(570) 344-9457

Dr. Charles Hughes, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Scranton, PA and has over 31 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine medical school in 1990. He is affiliated with medical facilities Moses Taylor Hospital and Regional Hospital Of Scranton. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Hughes to book an appointment.

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Dr. Hughes' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Intestinal Obstruction
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hughes treats Intestinal Obstruction more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Hughes treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Colonic Volvulus
  • Intussusception
  • Paralytic Ileus
Hemorrhoids
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hughes treats Hemorrhoids more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Hughes treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hughes performs Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy) more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Hughes performs this procedure more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Hughes' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cystectomy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Megacolon
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Total Cystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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Dr. Hughes' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hughes

3.7

Based on 9 ratings

5 Stars
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1 Star
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Charles Hughes, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Scranton, PA and has over 31 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more

Specialties

  • Colorectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

1990
Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Charles Hughes, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Hughes frequently treats Intestinal Obstruction, Hemorrhoids, and Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy). See all procedures and conditions Dr. Hughes treats.

Where is Dr. Charles Hughes, MD's office located?

Dr. Hughes' office is located at 743 Jefferson Ave Ste 104, Scranton, PA 18510. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Center for Integrative Medicine

Center for Integrative Medicine743 Jefferson Ave Ste 104 Scranton, PA 18510
1

Commonwealth Physician Network

Commonwealth Physician Network743 Jefferson Ave Ste 303 Scranton, PA 18510
2

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Hughes is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Moses Taylor Hospital

Scranton, PA

66% Patient Experience Rating, 3% lower than the national average

3 Awards Received

Regional Hospital Of Scranton

Scranton, PA

62% Patient Experience Rating, 7% lower than the national average