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Dr. Ronald R. Hugate

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Ratings for Dr. Ronald R. Hugate

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Knowledge

Dr. Hugate performed an ORIF on my rt wrist--he did a wonderful job and the scar is barely noticeable. Very professional and friendly.

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flag | Submitted December 28, 2010

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Amazing surgeon. Son had very complicated fracture. Dr. Hugate was excellent, kind & checked on him during entire hospitalization. Follow up has been great. I highly recommend him.

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flag | Submitted October 26, 2009

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Biography

he was born and raised in Williamsburg with his two brothers. Following high school, he then attended Virginia Tech where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering (Magna Cum Laude) in 1994. This was followed by medical school at Eastern Virginia Medical School and then orthopedic surgery residency at Penn State University. In 2003, he began a two-year fellowship at the Mayo Clinic, graduating in May 2005. Upon completion of the Ivin’s Fellowship, the Mayo Clinic awarded him the academic rank of “Instructor of Orthopedics.” Dr. Hugate is active in research and the betterment of orthopedic care. He has written numerous scientific articles on subject ranging from treatment of bone cancers to improvement in orthopedic implant designs for joint replacement. He has also given multiple lectures regarding development of new strategies and techniques for improving orthopedic care. He continues to use his background in Mechanical Engineering to help develop new implants that are more functional and durable for his patients. In addition to his commitment to excellence in orthopedic surgery, Dr. Hugate is also committed to service. He has participated in multiple medical mission trips to aid underserved populations of the world, most recently to Haiti in January of 2010 following the devastating earthquake. In addition, Dr. Hugate has proudly served our country as a Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Army reserves where he has been deployed 4 times (including deployments to combat hospitals in both Afghanistan and Iraq) in support of our troops. For his efforts in the Army, Dr. Hugate has twice been awarded the Army Commendation Medal.


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Education

  • Eastern Virginia Medical School (Grad. 1998)
  • Pennsylvania State University **

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Insurance accepted by this Doctor

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Brown & Toland Physicians
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Coventry
  • Coventry Health Care
Delta Dental
  • Delta Health System
Health Net
Humana
Medicare
MultiPlan


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