Dr. Richard McHugh, MD

Dr. Richard McHugh, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Richard McHugh, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California in 2006 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

701 20th St S

Birmingham, AL 35233

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. McHugh performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Dysphagia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Acute Laryngitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. McHugh'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

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

79  Conditions Treated

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25  Procedures

  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngeal Videostroboscopy
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Larynx Repair
  • Laser Bronchoscopy
  • Laser Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Microlaryngeal Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction

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.

Education

  • Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Vanderbilt Voice Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McHugh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McHugh's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. McHugh to family and friends
12 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. McHugh's 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 (4)

Very professional, kind and concerned. Staff is fantastic!
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Dr McHugh is an excellent dr. He is thorough, patient, and listens. He has a good bedside manner. I would highly recommend him. I have throat issues and he was able to help resolve most of my problem
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Dr. McHugh did a vocal cord implant for me in 2015. He and his staff were alway nice and considerate each time I was there. I have an appointment to see him again on the 18th and I have no hesitation about chosing him to see about the problem.
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Consistent, honest, and caring.
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