Dr. Patricia Hughes, MD

Dr. Patricia Hughes, MD

Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Patricia Hughes, MD is a reproductive endocrinology & infertility specialist in Hackensack, NJ and has been practicing for 32 years. She graduated from Albany Medical College in 1980 and specializes in reproductive endocrinology & infertility.

140 Prospect Ave Ste 10

Hackensack, NJ 07601

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Hughes' Experience

Dr. Hughes' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility
  • Board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hughes "I offer state-of-the-art infertility evaluation and treatment, including rapid and painless evaluation and proceeding quickly to treatment. After full explanation, couples share in forming a treatment plan. I am a member of one of the best IVF teams in the country, the Institute for Reproductive Medicine & Science at Saint Barnabas Medical Center. There is full access to all of the most advanced technology of this leader in the field, yet it is offered in a small comfortable solo office setting."

1  Specialties

  • Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

12  Conditions Treated

20  Procedures

  • 3D Ultrasound
  • Donor Egg Collection
  • Donor Sperm Collection
  • Egg Freezing
  • Embryo Cryopreservation
  • Embryo Defragmentation
  • Fertility Preservation
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Hysteroscopic Resection of Fibroids and Polyps
  • Hysteroscopy
  • In Vitro Fertilization
  • In-Office Sonogram
  • Intra Uterine Insemination
  • Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI)
  • Laparoscopy
  • Polypectomy
  • Preimplantion Genetic Diagnosis (PGD)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Sonohysterograms
  • Ultrasound, Transvaginal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • Mount Holyoke College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • NewYork-Presbyterian - Columbia University Medical Center
    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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hughes to family and friends
70 total reviews (22 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (70)

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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
Dr. Hughes Says:

Nothing gives me more joy than being able to help couples to achieve their dream of successfully building a family. It is not easy, but my team and I try to make it easier.

Likewise, I share in the pain of a treatment cycle that doesn't work, or a pregnancy that doesn't succeed.  But when I am able to help a couple " graduate" from my care and go off to their obstetrician, or when I get a baby announcement or photo (or a


Patient Comments (22)

After 7 years of infertility treatments we met Dr.Hughes. It was her expertise, patience, and compassion that made all the difference. Because of her, we have the family we always wanted. We are forever grateful. Her staff, especially nurse Ileana is an asset to her practice. She always helped calm...more
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I will never find the adequate words to describe what a wonderful Doctor, Dr. Patricia Hughes is, she is simply the best.She along with her staff made this journey so much easier for me and my husband.Candace always greets with you a smile.Eliana is like having another mother.Hyland was always so...more
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It was a joy and an honor to have you in my office. You brightened OUR day! Have a wonderful pregnancy. PH

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Dr. Hughes is thorough in her exams and explanations of the options available to middle-aged couples. The office staff is very nice and promptly provides test results and answers to any questions. I was fortunate to conceive on my own while under her care, but I highly recommend seeing Dr. Hughes...more
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Our short term plan with the amazing, Dr. Hughes, became even shorter than we could have imagined. We were struggling to get pregnant and found Dr. Hughes and her amazing and incredible staff. First meeting her, we discussed our plan to help us conceive and she was incredibly honest, knowledgeable,...more
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I would absolutely recommend this doctor if you are having any infertility issues. The office staff was absolutely amazing. They always welcome you with a warm smile. I had my daughter come to my appointments and they were always very nice and kind to her as well. I always felt like I was...more
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It was a joy and honor to have you in my office. You brightened our days when you came in. I wish you and your family all the best.

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