Lisa A. Hughes, DO Oncology Palliative Care

Accepting new patients

Contacts and Locations

Cowell Family Cancer Center 1105 Sixth St.
Traverse City, MI 49684 231-392-8400 231-935-7888 Directions
Munson Palliative Care Services 1105 Sixth St.
Traverse City, MI 49684 231-935-5984 231-935-5986 Directions


Insurance Plans Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage
  • ASR Health Benefits
  • Auto Owners Insurance
  • BCBS Medicare Advantage
  • BCN Medicare Advantage
  • Blue Care Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross PPO
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity (including GT Band)
  • Consumer's Mutual of MI
  • First Health / Coventry
  • Health Alliance Plan (HAP, ASR)
  • Humana (Cofinity)
  • Humana Medicare Advantage
  • McLaren Medicaid
  • McLaren Medicaid for 17 Years Old and Under
  • McLaren Medicare Advantage
  • Medicaid
  • Medicaid for 17 and Under
  • Medicare
  • Multi Plan / PHCS
  • Priority Health
  • Priority Health Medicaid for 17 and Under
  • Priority Medicaid
  • Priority Medicare Advantage
  • Private Pay
  • Tricare For Life
  • Tricare Prime
  • Tricare Standard
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare Medicaid
  • United Healthcare Medicare Adv.
  • Veterans Choice
  • Veterans Insurance
  • Workmans Compensation



A medical oncologist specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of all types of cancer and other benign and malignant tumors. This specialist decides on and administers therapy for these malignancies, as well as consults with surgeons and radiotherapists on other treatments for cancer.

Palliative Care

A Palliative specialist works with an interdisciplinary care team to maximize quality of life while addressing the physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs of both patient and family throughout the course of a life-limiting illness.

Training & Education

Board Certified: Yes


1997 | William Beaumont Hospital


1995 | William Beaumont Hospital


1991 | Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine


| Riverside Osteopathic Hospital