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Garland Hughes, MD

Dr. Hughes is a hospital-based doctor in the Hickory area. He is affiliated with Catawba Valley Medical Center and Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center.
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Conditions treated

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Top 25%
38k doctors
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38k doctors
Top 5%
19k doctors
Dr. Hughes saw more cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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34k doctors
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34k doctors
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17k doctors
Dr. Hughes saw more diabetes patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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30k doctors
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30k doctors
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15k doctors
Dr. Hughes saw more type 2 diabetes patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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26k doctors
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26k doctors
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13k doctors
Dr. Hughes saw more heart disease patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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17k doctors
Top 15%
17k doctors
Top 5%
8.3k doctors
Dr. Hughes saw atrial fibrillation (Afib) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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17k doctors
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17k doctors
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8.6k doctors
Dr. Hughes saw more pneumonia patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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6.9k doctors
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6.9k doctors
Top 5%
3.5k doctors
Dr. Hughes saw deep vein thrombosis (DVT) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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8.6k doctors
Top 15%
8.6k doctors
Top 5%
4.3k doctors
Dr. Hughes saw thrombosis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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18k doctors
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18k doctors
Top 5%
8.9k doctors
Dr. Hughes saw chronic kidney disease patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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5.0k doctors
Top 15%
5.0k doctors
Top 5%
2.5k doctors
Dr. Hughes saw lung cancer patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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10k doctors
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10k doctors
Top 5%
5.2k doctors
Dr. Hughes saw chronic bronchitis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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17k doctors
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17k doctors
Top 5%
8.3k doctors
Dr. Hughes saw heart failure patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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15k doctors
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15k doctors
Top 5%
7.6k doctors
Dr. Hughes saw congestive heart failure (CHF) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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6.2k doctors
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6.2k doctors
Top 5%
3.1k doctors
Dr. Hughes saw pulmonary embolism (PE) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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12k doctors
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12k doctors
Top 5%
6.0k doctors
Dr. Hughes saw kidney failure patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
Top 25%
5.4k doctors
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5.4k doctors
Top 5%
2.7k doctors
Dr. Hughes saw pancreatitis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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15k doctors
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15k doctors
Top 5%
7.7k doctors
Dr. Hughes saw hemorrhage patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
Top 25%
7.4k doctors
Top 15%
7.4k doctors
Top 5%
3.7k doctors
Dr. Hughes saw hyponatremia patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
Top 25%
9.4k doctors
Top 15%
9.4k doctors
Top 5%
4.7k doctors
Dr. Hughes saw sepsis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
Top 25%
5.6k doctors
Top 15%
5.6k doctors
Top 5%
2.8k doctors
Dr. Hughes saw encephalopathy patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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11k doctors
Top 15%
11k doctors
Top 5%
5.4k doctors
Dr. Hughes saw acute renal failure patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
Locations

Dr. Hughes sees patients and can be reached at the following location.

FryeCare Heart Diagnostics-Hickory Cardiology Campus
1771 Tate Blvd SE
Hickory, NC 28602
574 miles away
  • Spanish

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Credentials
  • Indiana University School of Medicine Indianapolis
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1990

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Hospitalist
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Cardiovascular Disease

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Hughes is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Catawba Valley Medical Center
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)
  • Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Aultcare
  • AvMed
  • Baptist Health Plan
  • Beacon Health Strategies
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • Capital Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Chinese Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Options
  • CommunityCare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Dean Health Plan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Evergreen Health Cooperative
  • Fallon Health
  • First Choice Health
  • FirstCare Health Plans
  • FirstCarolinaCare
  • FrontPath Health Coalition
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Hawaii Medical Assurance Association
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health First
  • Health Net
  • Health New England
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthNow New York
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hometown Health
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Independent Health
  • Lifetime Healthcare
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • MagnaCare
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • Moda Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Network Health Plan
  • Ohio PPO Connect
  • Optima Health
  • PacificSource
  • Paramount
  • Pomco
  • PreferredOne
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Presbyterian Health Plan
  • Priority Health
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Scott and White Health Plan
  • Security Health Plan
  • SelectHealth
  • SummaCare
  • SynerMed
  • TRICARE
  • The Health Plan
  • Trilogy Health Insurance
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Unity Health Insurance
  • ValueOptions
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • Viva Health
  • WPS Health Insurance
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield