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Welcome to the Department of Neurology

Richard L. Hughes


Professor and Program Director, Neurohospitalist Fellowship


UCHealth Stroke and Brain Aneurysm Center 
12401 E. 17th Ave
Leprino Building, 3rd floor
Aurora, CO 80045

For appointment information:

Telephone: (720) 848-2080
Fax: (720) 848-2106


Academic Office / Mailing Address
Department of Neurology
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Leprino Building, Mail Stop L950
12401 E. 17th Avenue
Aurora, CO 80045

Telephone: (720) 848-8529
Fax: (720) 848-0194


Clinical Practice
Dr. Hughes is a Board certified Vascular Neurologist with an interest in prevention and treatment of ischemic stroke and hemorrhage. He is active in Stroke Public Policy, and is on the oversight committee for JCAHO/ASA primary Stroke Center certification, as well as on the committee which designs Comprehensive Stroke Center certification.

To learn about Dr. Hughes’ research, please see “Research.”