Dr. Hugh is the medical director for the Meritus Center for Breast Health. She earned her medical degree from Howard University, College of Medicine in DC. Dr. Hugh completed her general surgery residency at Howard University Hospital and her breast surgical oncology fellowship at Medstar Washington Hospital Center. She is board certified in general surgery by the American Board of Surgery.
Meritus Center for Breast Health includes a multidisciplinary team of top-rated specialists including a breast surgeon, radiologists, medical and radiation oncologists, pathologists, a nurse navigator, psychotherapists, physical therapists and occupational therapists. From prevention and screening to diagnostics, treatment and recovery, Meritus Center for Breast Health offers a comprehensive approach to breast health for our local community.
Achieving accreditation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Center, or NAPBC, ensures patients can be confident they are receiving the best care possible through the entire course of treatment.
Few medical diagnoses impact a person’s life like cancer. At Meritus Health, we are here to help you through every step of this journey. From state-of-the-art cancer care facilities to a dedicated cancer care team, we are equipped to provide patients and families with the compassionate support they need.
Our experts are here for you and your family through all stages of the cancer journey- diagnosis, treatment, recovery and beyond. The team of medical and radiation oncologists, nurse navigators, radiation technologists, social workers and dieticians will create a care plan specific to your cancer and needs.