Dr. Douglas Hughes, MD

Dr. Douglas Hughes, MD

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Dr. Douglas Hughes, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Augusta, GA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from In Univ Sch Of Med in 2006 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1120 15th St BG2011

Augusta, GA 30912

Contact Information

(706) 721-3619

Insurance Accepted

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

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Experience Check

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Dr. Hughes' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hughes treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Hughes treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Traumatic Brain Injury
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hughes treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Hughes treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Neuroplasty
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hughes performs Neuroplasty more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Hughes performs this procedure more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Hughes' conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Leukodystrophy
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

Dr. Douglas Hughes, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Augusta, GA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from In Univ Sch Of Med in 2006 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

  • 2006
    In Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    2006

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Hughes' Reviews

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3.7

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1 Star
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Average Wait Time
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What People Say About Dr. Douglas Hughes, MD
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I arrived early as requested, Dr Hughes showed up 40 minutes late. The nurse indicated he had a difficult patient earlier. When he finally arrived, he seemed agitated? I have never met with him prior to this? I asked him about the future, he shrugged his shoulders? When I asked him about meds, he...Read More
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
Blue Cross Accord
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

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