Dr. Lisa Hughes, MD

Dr. Lisa Hughes, MD

Oncology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Lisa Hughes, MD is an oncology specialist in Traverse City, MI and has been practicing for 27 years. She graduated from Mi State Univ Coll Of Osteo Med in 1991 and specializes in oncology and medical oncology.

5041 N Royal Dr Ste 2

Traverse City, MI 49684

Contact Information

(231) 392-8400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 92% of peers
Breast Cancer
very high
more than 90% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Medical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

86  Conditions Treated


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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Mi State Univ Coll Of Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • William Beaumont Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hughes' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hughes to family and friends
20 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

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Dr. Hughes' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Hughes is very caring and kind. She takes the time to explain, in laymen's terms and will sit with you until she has answered all questions. She explains treatment options and potential side effects. She encourages her patients to have a voice in their treatment approach.
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Dr Hughes was not happy to work with the Mayo Clinic while treating my wife's cancer. She even stated we should go back to Mayo for the Chemo treatment. When it was clear chemo and radiation had failed she suggested palliative chemo with a 6-18 month life expectation. Right. She lived 3 weeks.
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Dr. Hughes diagnosed my mother's cancer and when we sought a second opinion was furious about our decision to do so. After the second opinion we then came back and requested to get some clarification and a better picture at the severity of her cancer but Dr. Hughes was very defensive and upset with...more
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