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About Dr. David Hughes

Dr. David Hughes, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Lincoln, NE. He has 42 years of experience. His specialties include General Surgery and Thoracic Surgery. Dr. Hughes is affiliated with Bryan Medical Center East, Children`s Hospital and Medical Center and Alegent Immanuel Medical Center. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

2 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Hughes is Great. Dr. David Hughes has been rated by 2 patients. From those 2 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. David Hughes is 4.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Bryan Medical Center East

1600 S 48th St
Lincoln, NE 68506
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Specialties

Dr. David Hughes has the following 2 specialties

  • General Surgery

    A surgical specialist is a physician who has additional training in a specific area of surgery.
    The American Board of Medical Specialties acknowledges the following surgical specialties: general surgery, thoracic and cardiac surgery, colon and rectal surgery, obstetrics and gynecological surgery, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngological surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, urological surgery, and vascular surgery.
    Some procedures are performed by more than one type of specialist. Also, some surgeons may choose to specialize in specific procedures within their specialty area. For example, a plastic and maxillofacial surgeon may specialize in performing rhinoplasty procedures.

  • Thoracic Surgery

    If you need surgery to treat a complication in your chest, which includes your lungs, esophagus, diaphragm and heart, your doctor will refer you to a thoracic surgeon. They’re trained to offer surgical treatment for tumors and abnormalities in these areas as well as respiratory and heart conditions like lung cancer, heart disease and diseases in the diaphragm.
    Thoracic surgeons are similar to heart surgeons, except they have additional training in the entire cardiorespiratory system and in how your blood vessels work with your lungs and airways. They’re also trained on catheters used in the chest, as well as cardiac and respiratory support systems that might be part of your treatment plan.

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Skilled surgeon with avuncular bedside manner

Dr. Hughes is wonderful. He is a gentleman, taking time to explain the plan. He instilled confidence while saving my life. I would HIGHLY recommend him!

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Five Stars

very down to earth, put us completely at ease, great bedside manner, just the best.

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Hughes is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Bryan Medical Center East
  • Children`s Hospital and Medical Center
  • Alegent Immanuel Medical Center
  • Nebraska Methodist Hospital
  • St Joseph Hospital/Creighton Med Ctr
  • Alegent Health-Bergan Mercy Medical Ce
  • Bryan LGH Medical Center - West
  • Nebraska Medical Center
  • Midlands Hospital
  • Alegent Bergan Mercy Hosp
  • St Elizabeth Regional Medical Center
  • Education

    42 Years Experience

  • Baylor College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1971

  • Texas Heart Institute

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. David Hughes accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry NE PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO

Locations & Directions

Bryan Medical Center East, 1600 S 48th St, Lincoln, NE

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