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Dr. Richard McHugh, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat*
4.9 (15)
Map Pin Small Sacramento, CA
Accepting new patients
18 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Richard McHugh, MD

Dr. Richard McHugh, MD is an Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Sacramento, CA. They specialize in Ear, Nose, and Throat, has 18 years of experience, and is board certified in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. They graduated from University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine and is affiliated with Kaiser Permanente South Sacramento Medical Center. Dr. McHugh, completed a residency at Loma Linda University School of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. McHugh an average 4.9 star rating.

Dr. McHugh works at Practice in Sacramento, CA with other offices in Oakland, CA and Birmingham, AL. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Humana as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. McHugh's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Kaiser Permanente
    6600 Bruceville Rd, Sacramento, CA 95823 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (916) 525-6358
  2. 2
    The Permanente Medical Group Inc
    1800 Harrison St Fl 7, Oakland, CA 94612 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (205) 801-8000
  3. 3
    Office
    1720 2ND AVE S, Birmingham, AL 35233 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (205) 934-3411
  4. 4
    Kaiser Permanente Pharmacy #608
    7300 Wyndham Dr, Sacramento, CA 95823 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (916) 525-6350

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  • Kaiser Permanente South Sacramento Medical Center

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Airway Obstruction
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Deafness
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ENT Cancer
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Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Head and Neck Cancer
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Headache
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Laryngeal Cancer
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Audiometry
Bronchoscopy
Carotid Ultrasound
Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Diagnostic Nasal and Sinus Endoscopy
Ear Tube Placement
Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
Facelift
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Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
Hearing Screening
Home Sleep Study
Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
Laryngeal Videostroboscopy
Laryngoscopy
Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
Larynx Repair
Laser Bronchoscopy
Laser Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Microlaryngeal Surgery
Middle Ear Implant Candidacy Evaluation
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Oral Cancer Screening
Radiofrequency Ablation Turbinate
Thyroid Scan
Tracheal Surgery
Wound Repair
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    About Dr. Richard McHugh, MD

    Specialties*
    • Ear, Nose, and Throat

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    Years of Experience
    • 18 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1063690311
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Vanderbilt Voice Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Loma Linda University School of Medicine
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
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