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Lesley Hughes, MD

Lesley Hughes, MD

Accepting New Patients

Specialties:
Radiation Oncology

WellSpan Medical Group

About Me

Why I chose to pursue a career in medicine:

My decision to choose medicine as my career started with working as a pharmacist. I truly enjoyed the work as a pharmacist but I also enjoyed working in the hospital system. I have a sincere interest in the art and science of medicine, which led me to radiation oncology as my chosen field of practice. My practice allows for the seamless combination of computers and highly technical equipment while being able to continue one-on-one interactions with my patients.


What I want my patients to know about me:

I believe that compassion, caring and humor are very necessary tools needed to combat a cancer diagnosis. I feel privileged to be able to help people navigate the cancer treatment path while continuing to live their life to the fullest.


What I do when I'm not seeing patients:

When I am not at work, I enjoy volunteering in non-medical fields, which gives me wonderful experiences and chances to meet interesting people. I enjoy spending time in museums appreciating history as well as learning new ideas. I love spending time in the company of my friends and family enjoying each new day.


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Radiology | Radiation Oncology

Education & Credentials

  • Medical School: Hahnemann University School of Medicine
  • Internship Program: Reading Hospital
  • Residency Program: Thomas Jefferson University Hosp
  • Undergraduate Education: Temple University School of Pharmacy

WellSpan Hospital Affiliations

  • Chambersburg Hospital
  • WellSpan Ephrata Hospital
  • WellSpan Gettysburg Hospital
  • WellSpan Good Samaritan Hospital
  • WellSpan York Hospital

Health Plans Accepted

WellSpan Financial Assistance Program participant

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Better Health
  • Amerihealth Caritas PA
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna Healthsprings(Formerly Bravo)
  • Cigna/Greatwest
  • EHP Significa
  • Gateway
  • Geisinger
  • Health America
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • InterGroup
  • John Hopkins Health Care
  • MD Medical Assistance
  • PA Medical Assistance
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care
  • South Central Preferred
  • Tower Health PPO
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • United Healthcare/ Mamsi
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • Vibra Health Plan



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