Dr. Thomas Hughes, MD

Dr. Thomas Hughes, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
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Dr. Thomas Hughes, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Memphis, TN and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Washington University St Louis in 1975 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and endocrinology.

6005 Park Ave Ste 305

Memphis, TN 38119

Contact Information

(901) 275-8995

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
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Background Check

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

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Symptomatic Menopause
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hughes treats Symptomatic Menopause more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Hughes treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Vitamin D Deficiency
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hughes treats Vitamin D Deficiency more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Hughes treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Thyroid Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hughes treats Thyroid Disease more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Hughes treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Hughes' conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Adrenal Cortex Diseases
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Cholesterol Diseases
Craniopharyngioma
Cushing's Syndrome
Diabetes
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Insipidus
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Gestational Diabetes
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Hyperaldosteronism
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypertension
Hyperthyroidism
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Insulin Pump Therapy
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menopause
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Overweight
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Proteinuria
Symptomatic Menopause
Testosterone Deficiency
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Care Philosophy

To do good work

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Endocrinology

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1981
University Nc
Fellowship Hospital
1978
Barnes Jewish Hospital
Residency Hospital
1976
Creighton
Internship Hospital
1975
Washington University St Louis
Medical School
1971
The University of Dallas
Undergraduate School
1981
1978
1976
1975
1971

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4.2

Based on 15 reviews

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1 Star
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Horrible. Very condescending and wouldn’t listen to anything I said. After two visits I still haven’t been able to tell him all of my symptoms because he will not take the time to listen. I have all of the symptoms of hypothyroidism and when I expressed concern about my unexplained weight gain, he...Read More
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Dr. Hughes, is excellent. My family sees him. He is very thoughtful and makes sure your have asked all of your questions. He makes sure you are completely well.
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(type 2 diabetic) I feel that I discovered Dr. Hughes none too soon. Blood sugar was in the a1c of 8 and higher. I was using large doses of insulin. Average 45 units during the day and 88 units of lantus long lasting at bed time. Now I'm progressing to the lower side of a1c of 7. Daytime dosage...Read More
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Dr. Hughes is simply the most straightforward, communicative medical pros I have ever dealt with. He has proven to be significant part of my healthy life.
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AvMed
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Coventry Health Care
Carelink PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Principal Financial Group
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO

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