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Michael Hughes, MD, MPH

Master of Public Health
Family medicine
Preventive medicine (board certified)
Sports medicine
Medical Group
Sharp Rees-Stealy

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Accepting new patients
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  1. Sharp Rees-Stealy La Mesa
    5525 Grossmont Center Drive
    San Diego, CA 91942-3009
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About Michael Hughes, MD, MPH

My practice is focused on the evaluation and treatment of musculoskeletal injuries and pathologies. My goal is to educate and increase my patients’ knowledge and understanding of their injury or illness as this provides them with the tools to recover faster. Outside of work, I enjoy spending time with my wife and family, traveling, playing piano and flying radio-controlled planes.
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Michael Hughes, MD, MPH, accepts 37 health insurance plans.

Ratings and reviews


264 ratings
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Verified Patient
January 31, 2024


Dr Hughes is very kind and really listens to me
Verified Patient
January 28, 2024


I trust Dr. Hughes
Verified Patient
January 26, 2024


Dr Hughes is very down to earth easy to talk to, answers questions and explains everything. I feel very fortunate he is part of my medical team!
Verified Patient
January 24, 2024


Great doctor!
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