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Dr. Paul Hughes, MD
Orthopaedic Surgeon, Sports Medicine
14 years of experience
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(11)
Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Paul Hughes, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Sports Medicine is Excellent. Dr. Hughes has been reviewed by 11 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.3
  • Currently 3.2857142857143 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.9
  • Currently 3.8571428571429 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.8
  • Currently 3.8333333333333 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.8
  • Currently 3.8333333333333 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Paul Hughes, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery - Sports Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 11 areas:
  • Arthritis
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Joint Pain (Arthralgia)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Rotator Cuff Problem (Shoulder Impingement Syndrome)
  • Sports Medicine
  • Tennis Elbow

Education & Awards

Dr. Hughes graduated from University of Southern California , Los Angeles. He has 3 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2013)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Hughes has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Sequoia Hospital 
  • Mills-Peninsula Health Services 

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Paul Eliot Hughes MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 14 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine.
Where does Dr. Paul E. Hughes practice?
Dr. Paul Hughes has 2 office locations.
Dr. Paul Hughes practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine near San Mateo, CA.
See San Mateo Surgeons and San Mateo Orthopedic Surgeons.