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Neurologist (brain, nervous system)
19 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (9)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Bruce Hughes is Excellent. Dr. Hughes has been reviewed by 19 patients who have provided 9 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.3
  • Currently 3.2727272727273 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.4
  • Currently 3.4166666666667 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.5
  • Currently 3.5384615384615 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.6
  • Currently 3.6153846153846 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.5
  • Currently 3.4615384615385 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.3
  • Currently 3.3076923076923 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Bruce Hughes, MD is board certified in Neurology.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Education & Awards

Dr. Hughes graduated from The University of Texas at Houston. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2011, 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2011, 2013)


Dr. Hughes has 16 hospital affiliations:

  • Iowa Lutheran Hospital 
  • Mercy Medical Center 


  • Mandarin
  • Chinese

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Additional Information
Dr. Bruce Lee Hughes MD is a male Neurologist, has 19 years of experience and practices in Neurology.
Where does Dr. Bruce L. Hughes practice?
Dr. Bruce Hughes has 2 office locations.
Dr. Bruce Hughes practices Neurology near Des Moines, IA.
See Des Moines Neurologists.