After residency, Dr. Martinez joined the faculty of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, where he was an instructor and assistant professor for four and a half years. In 1980, Dr. Martinez joined the staff of Nash General Hospital. He was the first neurosurgeon to practice in Nash, Edgecombe and Halifax counties. He served as President of the Medical Staff of Nash Health Care in 2000 and 2001.
Dr. Lindsey Hughes
Dr. Hughes joins neurosurgeon Dr. Lucas Martinez at Nash Neurosurgery on Professional Drive in Rocky Mount.
Dr. Hughes received her medical training from the Brody School of Medicine of East Carolina University. She completed her surgical internship and her neurosurgery residency at the University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center. She also served as chief resident in neurosurgery at the VA Medical Center and the Chandler Medical Center, both in Lexington, Kentucky. Dr. Hughes is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, the Congress of Neurological Surgeons and the American Medical Association. Her hobbies include outdoor activities such as tennis and running.
Dr. Hughes is currently accepting new patients.