Dr. Daniel McHugh, MD

Dr. Daniel McHugh, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Daniel McHugh, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University of Louisville School of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation, pain medicine, and more.Read his story

2400 Patterson St Ste 217

Nashville, TN 37203

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. McHugh's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chronic Neck Pain
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McHugh treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 94% of his peers

Dr. McHugh treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McHugh performs Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent more than 92% of his peers

Dr. McHugh performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Chronic Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McHugh treats Chronic Pain more than 90% of his peers

Dr. McHugh treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Dr. McHugh's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Disorders
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Elbow Injuries
Electrodiagnostic Procedure
EMG (Electromyography)
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Hand Conditions
Headache
Herniated Disc
Hip Pointer Injuries
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Low Back Pain
Migraine
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Muscle Strain
Neck Pain
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Runner's Knee
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Spinal Injections
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sports Injuries
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Upper Back Pain
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Daniel J. McHugh attended the University of Louisville on a National Merit Scholarship and earned a Master's of Science degree in Exercise Physiology while working as a graduate assistant strength and conditioning coach for the University's Athl...

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Pain Medicine
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

  • Ohio State University
    Residency Hospital
  • Riverside Methodist Hospital-Columbus
    Internship Hospital
  • 1991
    University of Louisville School of Medicine
    Medical School
    1991

Awards

Dr. McHugh's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. McHugh

2.7

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Worst experience with MD! 16 ortho surgeries & yrs of records. On same meds for 12 yrs, perfect compliance. CPS closed down & PMG took over. On my first visit, he was arrogant & clueless about my history. Without looking at 3 inch file, xrays, etc., he spent 5 minutes with me & eliminated ALL my...Read More
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I’m a patient of Dr McHugh & I highly recommend him as an extremely professional & knowledgeable Physician in the areas of chronic pain Hes also a very compassionate Dr which if you’ve ever dealt with chronic pain it’s helpful to have a Physician who also cares about his patients I totally trust...Read More
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If you think you are going to see Dr. McHugh for any chronic pain issues think again. I saw him on the initial visit and that was it. I understand that alot of clinics operate this way now. I was turned over to a NP named Deanne Threapleton. Ms Threapleton and the clinic are interested in one goal....Read More
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He cared less if he help me.
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Most horrible experience I have ever had. He does not listen to what you have to say nor does he act like he cares. He definitely does not read your chart because if he did he would not have to ask the same questions overs and over again. When you tell him something works he backtracks and does...Read More
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