Dr. Bernadette Hughes, MD

Dr. Bernadette Hughes, MD

Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Bernadette Hughes, MD is a neurology specialist in Omaha, NE and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from Georgetown University in 1988 and specializes in neurology.

10020 Nicholas St Ste 202

Omaha, NE 68114

Contact Information

(402) 393-2023

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Nebraska
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Peripheral Nerve Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
very high
more than 93% of peers
Autonomic Disorders
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Hughes's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

85  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Georgetown University
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Duke University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hughes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hughes' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hughes to family and friends
55 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (55)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Hughes' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Loved Dr Hughes! She was very chatty and personable while she did my procedure. I would not hesitate to send my family members to her. I’m glad my doc sent me to Dr Hughes !
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I went to Dr. Hughes due to continued headaches after what should have been a mild concussion. She only asked about my main concern or two and didn't even glance at, let alone look in depth at, the symptoms chart that I had to complete. Rather than focus on my headaches, she made me sound like a...more
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I only briefly met with this completely inept person but it was more than enough to gain full perspective of her character. I was understandably upset at my ongoing illness upon meeting Dr. Hughes, Instead of being empathetic to patients suffering illness this sociopath made the comment " usually...more
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Didn't have a professional appearance and horrible bedside manner. Disappointed since primary referred to this office but since she was only one with openings sooner, that explains why. Should have waited the extra month to get in with different doctor as that visit was waste of time since now I'm...more
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I saw her a number of times, the first few pleasant enough. The last few times were horrid. The last time I saw her was the last straw. I left her office in tears because of the harsh things that she said. She mentioned having taken a number of psychology courses and said that I had depression....more
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