Dr. Kevin Hughes, MD

Dr. Kevin Hughes, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Kevin Hughes, MD is a general surgery specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Dartmouth Med in 1979 and specializes in general surgery.

55 Fruit St

Boston, MA 02114

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Hughes performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Excision of Breast Tumor
very high
more than 97% of peers
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Hughes's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

20  Conditions Treated

4  Procedures

  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Port Placements or Replacements

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Dartmouth Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • UPMC Mercy
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • UPMC Mercy
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Natl Cancer Inst
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hughes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hughes' Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hughes to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Hughes' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr Hughes performed my mastectomy back in 2011. He did an excellent job of presenting me with all my choices of treatment (radiation, breast sparing surgery, mastectomy etc) and regarding reconstruction, or going flat. I decided after consult with a plastic surgeon to remain flat. He respected my...more
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