Dr. Hughes has a special interest in caring for children with non-malignant hematologic disease as well as those who have undergone therapy for cancer. She completed a fellowship at Seattle Children's Hospital in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology to gain expertise in this specific subspecialty. Dr. Hughes is board certified in pediatrics and pediatric hematology/oncology.
"As a pediatrician, I am committed to working together with each of my patients and their families to help establish good health practices and offer healing in times of illness."
Evaluation, care and management for children (age 18 and under).
- Non-malignant blood disorders or concerns
- Thalassemia trait
- A family history of abnormal clotting or bleeding
- Concerns for unusual bleeding (such as frequent or long nosebleeds and easy bruising)