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Sub Specialty:
Transplant Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Hamot
UPMC Presbyterian

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
30 Patient
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Thomas E. Starzl Transplantation Institute
UPMC Montefiore
3459 Fifth Ave.
7 South
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-1170


Surgery, American Board of Surgery


MD, University of Tennessee College of Medicine , Memphis, TN

University of Tennessee College of Medicine,
Memphis, TN

Mayo Clinic,
Rochester, MN

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November 15, 2016

Dr. Hughes is very nice and informative. It was a great visit.

October 13, 2016

very thorough

August 09, 2016

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July 26, 2016

going through a stressful time,everyone was extremely helpful and made the transplant evaluation go as smoothly as it could possibly go. I felt everyone really cared about the patients they are helping.

July 21, 2016

Dr. C. Hughes and Dr. A. Tevar along with their teams have been amazing in my care. I wouldn't choose anyone else!

February 03, 2016

They are the best

February 01, 2016

Excellent, positive experience. Dr Hughes was very clear and straight forward, yet sympathetic. His experience was obvious.

January 19, 2016

Dr. Hughes was very informative on the issue of a liver transplant, and was a very personable person. He answered all of our questions and gave us so much needed insight to all the aspects of a liver transplant. He was knowledgable and confident, which made my family and I feel very at ease.

January 13, 2016


January 05, 2016

Nothing but good to say about all staff & doctors in this facility