Dr. William Hughes, MD

Dr. William Hughes, MD

Urology | Male

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Specialties

  • Urology

Board Certifications

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  • Urology

Conditions Treated

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Procedures Performed

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Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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  • 2
    Sanctions

    Dr. Hughes has received 2 sanctions

    More What is a sanction or disciplinary action
    • Felony conviction  (10/28/2011)
    • Action Taken: Revocation
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: North Carolina
    • Felony conviction  (7/20/2010)
    • Action Taken: Revocation
    • Summary: William Henry Hughes, MD License # 25129

      Nature of Complaint

      On October 25, 2006 the physician has been found guilty of “Bank Fraud” in the United Stated District Court, Middle District of Tennessee. Subsequently, the physician was sentenced to fourteen months imprisonment and three years of supervised release. The physician’s conviction constitutes unprofessional, dishonorable and unethical conduct and conviction of a felony.

      Action Taken

      For the purpose of avoiding further administrative action, the physician entered into a Consent Order with the Tennessee Board of Medical Examiners in which he agrees to the following and is not limited to the following.

      • The physician’s Tennessee Medical License # 25129 shall be and is Revoked for a period of not less than one year.
      • The physician must pay the actual and reasonable costs of prosecuting this case; said costs not to exceed $1,000.00.

      The Tennessee Board of Medical Examiners takes this action in order to protect the health, safety and welfare of the citizens of the State of Tennessee.

    • State: Tennessee
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  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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Education

  • Medical School
    Meharry Medical College School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1975

  • Internship Hospital
    Hurley Med Center

    Completed in 1975

  • Residency Hospital
    Hamot Med Center

    Completed in 1980

    Hurley Med Center

    Completed in 1977

    St Vincent Health Center

    Completed in 1980

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors

    Dr. Hughes has no awards or honors listed.

  • Media & Publications

    Dr. Hughes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships &
Professional Affiliations

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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 Urology
  • Board certified in Urology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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