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

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Patient Reviews

4.5
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(12)
Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Paul Hughes, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Sports Medicine is Excellent. Dr. Hughes has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.2
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Promptness 5.0
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Courteous Staff 4.8
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Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
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Bedside Manner 4.8
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Spends Time with Me 4.8
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Follows Up After Visit 5.0
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Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 12 areas:
  • Arthritis
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Joint Pain (Arthralgia)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • 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 - 2014)
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 15 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.
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