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Welcome to the Department of Neurology

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Welcome to the Department of Neurology

Richard L. Hughes
Professor and
Chief of Neurology, Denver Health Medical Center

Department of Neurology
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Research Complex 2, Mail Stop B-182
12700 East 19th Avenue
Aurora, CO 80045

Telephone: (303) 436-6899
Fax: (303) 436-7249

Curriculum Vitae

Clinical Practice

Dr. Hughes is Chief of Neurology at Denver Health and directs a Stroke referral clinic at the Anschutz Center for Advanced Medicine at the Fitzsimmons campus.  He 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.”