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About Dr. Paula Hughson

Dr. Paula Hughson, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Albuquerque, NM. She has 47 years of experience. Her specialties include Neurology and Psychiatry. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

2 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Paula Hughson is Good. Dr. Paula Hughson has been rated by 2 patients. From those 2 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Paula Hughson is 3.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Paula Hughson Md

1420 Carlisle Blvd NE Ste 102
Albuquerque, NM 87110
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Specialties

Dr. Paula Hughson has the following 2 specialties

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
    He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

  • Expertise

    12 Expertise

  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Insomnia
  • Schizophrenia
  • Personality Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Mood Disorders
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Mental Illness
  • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Depression
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Sleep Disorders

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This person is rude, judgmental, prejudice, belittling, and demeaning! She does NOT look at your medical records and God help you if you have short term memory loss! She should have her license revoked! Shame on Social Security Disability for using her!!!

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  • Education

    47 Years Experience

  • Medical University Of South Carolina College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1971

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Paula Hughson accepts the following insurance providers.

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Locations & Directions

Paula Hughson Md, 1420 Carlisle Blvd NE Ste 102, Albuquerque, NM
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