Dr. Hughes is board-certified in Internal Medicine and enjoys identifying and treating a wide variety of acute and chronic medical conditions, while always focusing on the prevention of disease on an individual and personalized basis. Dr. Hughes obtained his medical degree from Texas Tech Health Sciences Center School of Medicine in Lubbock, TX, and completed residency training at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas. He graduated from medical school in the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. Dr. Hughes has been practicing medicine for over a decade and previously served on the Executive Committee of a thriving medical practice for several years. He also previously served for 2 years as assistant clinical director of Health Texas Provider Network’s clinical laboratory. He emphasizes the promotion and balance of both longevity and quality of life. Dr. Hughes and his wife have 2 sons. As an outside interest, he actively researches ancient near eastern archaeology, history, and culture. When he really wants to cut loose, he enjoys playing science fiction-based video games with his children.
“As your personal online physician, I want patients to know that there is a perfectly viable alternative to the long lines, sterile waiting rooms, and hassle that often comes with your traditional visit to the doctor. Providing you with a safe space to share your story is paramount to the care philosophy of DirectMD Virtual Primary Care. Our direct-care model allows for one-on-one communication, comprehensive care, and more time being spent building the patient-physician relationship.”
DirectMD Virtual Primary Care revolves around a first-name basis and will always give your voice the attention it deserves, especially when it comes to expressing your questions and concerns. With over 10 years of education and experience in all aspects of primary care, our office is proud to serve patients across Texas, Massachusetts, and Utah.
When visiting our clinic, we want you to know that we are here for you every step of the way. From our concierge approach to the one-on-one consultations and appointments, every step of the patient experience has been tailored to provide you with seamless, high-quality primary care from the comforts of your very own home.