Dr. Nikki Hughes, MD

Dr. Nikki Hughes, MD

Family Medicine  |  
Female  |  
Age 41
(19)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Nikki Hughes, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in Buford, GA. She is 41 years old and has been practicing for 13 years.Read her story

4700 Nelson Brogdon Blvd

Buford, GA 30518

Contact Information

(770) 442-1911

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Dr. Hughes' Experience

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Dr. Hughes' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Hughes' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hughes "Dr. Hughes joined North Atlanta Primary Care in 2014, she works out of the Sugar Hill location. Dr. Hughes was born and raised in Columbia, South Carolina. She completed her undergraduate degree at Clemson University. Dr. Hughes is a big Clemson Tigers fan! She completed her residency at the Medical University of South Carolina. Some of her areas of medical interest include Women's Health. Dr. Hughes is active member of many organizations some of which include the American Academy of Family Physicians and the American Medical Association. In her spare time, Dr. Hughes thoroughly enjoys reading, traveling and crabbing. "
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Specialties

  • Family Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Acne
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Administrative Physical
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Back Pain
  • Bedwetting
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Boil
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Bronchitis
  • Bunion
  • Burn Injuries
  • Bursitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Canker Sore
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cellulitis
  • Cervicitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chlamydia Infections
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pharyngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Emphysema
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagitis
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastroparesis
  • Genital Herpes
  • Gonorrhea Infections
  • Gout
  • Hair Loss
  • Hammer Toe
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Injuries
  • Insomnia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Motion Sickness
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Otitis Media
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Perimenopause
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Plantar Wart
  • Pneumonia
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Prostatitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ringworm
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Strep Throat
  • Stye
  • Sunburn
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Tension Headache
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Tonsillitis
  • Tremor
  • Trichomoniasis
  • Ulcer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Warts
  • Wheezing
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Breast Exam
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Liver Function Test
  • Mole Removal
  • Nexplanon® Etonogestrel Implant
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Stitches
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Wellness Examination

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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.

Education

  • Clemson University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Medical University Of South Carolina
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Medical University Of South Carolina
    Residency Hospital | Completed

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
4.5
based on 19 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Hughes' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

in Buford, GA |
My husband and I have been a patient of Dr. Hughes for 5 years. She is an informative physician with great bedside manors and compassion for her patients. We followed her from a different practice and continued to be pleased with our the care/wellness that we've received from Dr. Hughes
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in Suwanee, GA |
Such a wonderful, caring Doctor. She takes the time to really listen. I will recommend her and her practice. Overall it was a great experience.
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in Sugar Hill, GA |
Dr. Hughs is very good at making you feel welcome to her practice. I have bronchitis and she has helped me get thru the horrible coughing that comes with it. Relief. I am so happy I found her. Recommended my daughter-in-law to her and she very happy to. Thank you Nikki.
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in Buford, GA |
Overall genuine and kind doctor who knows her job well. Thanks Dr. Hughes ??
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in Gainesville, GA |
Nikki Hughes is the best doctor I've ever had! I love this office and all of the people that work there. It's always such a painless experience and I have such a nice time, in fact, it doesn't even feel like I'm ever going to the doctor. I recommend NAPC in Sugar Hill and highly recommend Dr....more
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Dr. Hughes accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Advantage
    Advantage 6350
    Aenta HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan Most of Idaho Basic
    Aetna EPO
    Aetna HealthFund CDHP
    Aetna HealthFund HDHP
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
    Basic HMO
    Behavioral Health
    Bronze - Advantage 2500 PD EPO
    Bronze - Advantage 5750 PD Banner Health Network POS
    Bronze - Advantage 5750 PD HMO
    Bronze - Advantage 5750 PD OAMC POS
    Bronze - Advantage 5750 PD POS
    Bronze - Advantage 5750 PD PPO
    Bronze - Advantage 6350 PD Banner Health Network POS
    Bronze - Advantage 6350 PD Health Network Option Plan HMO
    Bronze - Advantage 6350 PD HMO
    Bronze - Advantage 6350 PD OAMC POS
    Bronze - Advantage 6350 PD POS
    Bronze - Advantage 6350 PD PPO
    Bronze - Advantage Plus 5500 PD Banner Health Network POS
    Bronze - AdvantagePlus 3000 PD EPO
    Bronze - AdvantagePlus 5500 PD HMO
    Bronze - AdvantagePlus 5500 PD OAMC POS
    Bronze - AdvantagePlus 5500 PD POS
    Bronze - AdvantagePlus 5500 PD PPO
    Catastrophic - Basic PD Banner Health Network POS
    Catastrophic - Basic PD HMO
    Catastrophic - Basic PD OAMC POS
    Catastrophic - Basic PD POS
    Catastrophic -Basic PD PPO
    Choice
    Choice Open Access POS
    Choice Plus POS II
    Choice POS
    Choice POS II
    Choice PPO
    Commercial HMO
    Deductible Plan CA Members Only HMO
    Elect Choice
    Elect Choice EPO
    Elect Choice HMO
    Elect Choice PPO
    Essential PPO
    Gold - Premier 1000 PD EPO
    Gold - Premier 600 PD EPO
    Golden Choice
    Golden Choice HMO
    Golden Choice PPO
    Health Fund
    Health Fund POS
    Health Fund PPO
    Health Network Option Open Access
    HealthFund - Flexible Spending Account POS
    HealthFund - Health Reimbursement Account POS
    HealthFund - Health Reimbursement Account PPO
    HealthFund - Health Savings Account POS
    HealthFund - Health Savings Account PPO
    HealthFund - Retirement Reimbursement Arrangement POS
    HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan All of Georgia Basic
    HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan All of Georgia CDHP
    HealthFund HDHP Most of Georgia HDHP
    HealthFund HRA
    HealthFund RRA
    HealthSavings PPO
    Indemnity
    Managed Choice Open Access POS
    Managed Choice POS
    Managed Choice PPO
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Medicare Advantage PPO
    Medicare Open PFFS
    National Advantage
    National Advantage PPO
    Open Access Atlanta and Athens Areas HMO-High
    Open Choice
    Open Choice POS
    Open Choice PPO
    Platinum - Pinnacle PD EPO
    Quality Point-of-Service POS
    Select
    Select Choice HMO
    Signature Administrators PPO
    Silver - Advantage 2000 PD EPO
    Silver - Classic 2000 PD EPO
    Silver - Classic 3500 PD Banner Health Network POS
    Silver - Classic 3500 PD POS
    Silver - Classic 3500 PD PPO
    Silver - Classic 5000 PD Banner Health Network POS
    Silver - Classic 5000 PD HMO
    Silver - Classic 5000 PD OAMC POS
    Silver - Classic 5000 PD POS
    Silver - Classic 5000 PD PPO
    Teacher Retirement System
    Traditional Choice
    Traditional Choice POS
    Traditional Choice PPO
    Traditional PPO
    Whole Health Banner Health Network
    Whole Health Banner Health Network HMO
    Whole Health Banner Health Network OAMC
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access
    Blue Access PPO
    Blue Advantage PPO
    Blue Card
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Care Connection PPO
    Blue Care HMO
    Blue Care Network
    Blue Care Network Advantage
    Blue Care Security
    Blue Care Security HMO
    Blue Care Security PPO
    Blue Choice
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice POS
    Blue Choice PPO
    Blue Cross
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Blue HMO
    Blue Lincs
    Blue Lincs HMO
    Blue Plan 65 Medicare Supplement HMO
    Blue Plan 65 Medicare Supplement PPO
    Blue Preferred
    Blue Preferred PPO
    Blue Solutions HMO
    Blue Traditional
    Blue Traditional HMO
    Blue Traditional POS
    Blue Traditional PPO
    Federal Employee Program
    Health Select
    HealthKeepers
    Lumenos HIA
    Managed Care
    Medicare Blue PPO
    Medicare Plus Blue PPO
    Preferred Care Blue
    Preferred Care Blue PPO
    Preferred Plan PPO
    Preferred Plus
    Preferred Plus (Ford)
    Preferred Plus (GM)
    Prudent Buyer
    Prudent Buyer PPO
    Service Benefit Plan Nationwide Basic
    Service Benefit Plan Nationwide Standard
    State Employees Program
    Trust PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia PPO
    Blue Open Access POS
    Direct Access w/HSA
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Advantage Plus
    Cancer Care
    Care Plus
    Choice
    Choice Care
    Choice Care HMO
    Choice Care Network PPO
    Choice PPO
    CoverageFirst and Value Plan Atlanta Area Basic
    CoverageFirst and Value Plan Atlanta Area CDHP
    Freedom
    Freedom HMO
    Freedom Plus
    Freedom PPO
    Gold
    Gold Choice
    Gold HMO
    Gold Plus
    Gold Plus Choice PPO
    Gold Plus HMO
    Healthy Living Medicare Supplement High Deductible Plan F
    Healthy Living Medicare Supplement Plan A
    Healthy Living Medicare Supplement Plan K
    Healthy Living Medicare Supplement Plan N
    Healthy Living Medicare SupplementPlan F
    Humana Choice Medicare Advantage PPO
    Humana EPO
    Humana HMO
    Humana HMOx
    Humana POS
    Humana PPO
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Medicare Supplement - High Deductible Plan F
    Medicare Supplement - Plan A
    Medicare Supplement - Plan B
    Medicare Supplement - Plan C
    Medicare Supplement - Plan F
    Medicare Supplement - Plan K
    Medicare Supplement - Plan L
    Medicare Supplement - Plan N
    Narrow "X" Network PPO
    Preferred PPO
    Preventive Plus
    Preventive Plus Package for Veterans
    Select HMO
    Traditional Preferred
    Tricare
  • Medicare
    Blue Choice 65
    Blue Choice 65 Select
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Medicare Advantage PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Tricare
    Family Health Plan PPO
    Standard
    TriCare for Life
    TRICARE Retired Reserve
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Basic PPO
    Bronze Copay Select
    Bronze HSA 100
    CarePlus
    CarePlus Medicare Advantage PPO
    Catalyst
    Choice
    Choice EPO
    Choice HMO
    Choice Plus
    Choice Plus EPO
    Choice Plus HMO
    Choice Plus POS
    Choice Plus PPO
    Commercial HMO
    Community Plan
    Copay Select
    Core PPO
    Edge
    FlexPoint PPO
    Freedom Plan Direct
    Freedom Plan Metro POS
    Gold Copay Select
    Golden Rule HMO
    Golden Rule POS
    Golden Rule PPO
    Heritage Choice
    Heritage Select
    MD-Individual Practice Association, Inc.(MD-IPA) HMO
    Medicare Advantage
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Medicare Supplement PPO
    Navigate
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Optimum Choice HMO
    Options
    Options EPO
    Options POS
    Options PPO
    Optum Choice
    OptumHealth Care Solutions
    Oxford Ease
    Oxford Liberty
    Plan 100
    Plan 80
    Platinum Copay Select
    Saver 80
    Secure Horizons
    Secure Horizons PPO
    Select HMO
    Select Plus EPO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select Plus POS
    SelectSaver
    United Healthcare
    United Healthcare EPO
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare POS
    United Healthcare PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Hughes has admitting privileges

Northside Hospital
1000 Johnson Ferry Rd
Atlanta, GA 30342
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Northside Hospital - Forsyth
1200 Northside Forsyth Dr
Cumming, GA 30041
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Northside Hospital Cherokee
450 Northside Cherokee Blvd
Canton, GA 30115
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WellStar North Fulton Hospital
3000 Hospital Blvd
Roswell, GA 30076
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