Meet Our SpecialistsBreast Cancer Specialists of Louisiana
Hugo St. Hilaire, M.D.
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Dr. Hugo St. Hilaire
Dr. Hugo St. Hilaire has the distinction of being board certified in both Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery as well as Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. His clinical practice focuses on craniofacial surgery as well as microsurgery, specifically perforator flaps used in breast reconstruction.
Dr. St. Hilaire attended medical school at Mount Sinai in New York where he also trained in General Surgery as well as Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. He then completed his Plastic and Reconstructive Surgical residency at Louisiana State University.
Upon his return to New Orleans, Dr. St. Hilaire joined the staff of Louisiana State University Plastic Surgery and quickly ascended to the rank of Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery. He has authored multiple peer-reviewed articles and book chapters and has lectured at regional, national and international meetings. Dr. St. Hilaire is also a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.
The Breast Cancer Specialists is a group of leading breast detection, oncology, surgery, and reconstruction experts in the Acadiana region.
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
One of the most advanced and accurate imaging methods known to modern medicine. MRI uses a powerful but harmless magnetic field and radio waves to produce detailed images of specific body structures and organs. MRI has been proven effective in the diagnosis of specific types of breast cancer. An MRI is recommended for high risk patients (not just a regular screening procedure).
Prompt and accurate diagnosis of breast cancer is one of the most crucial elements needed to successfully fight this disease. That’s why we offer our patients the most advanced technology and procedures available anywhere to help detect breast cancer as early as possible. Our team of specialists is dedicated to treating women with personalized care and compassion while providing a wide range of diagnostic procedures including the following.
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