Dr. Mark Stephen Hughes MD
Ophthalmologist1101 Beacon St Suite 3-E Brookline MA, 02446
Dr. Mark Hughes is an ophthalmologist practicing in Brookline, MA. Dr. Hughes specializes in eye and vision care. As an ophthalmologist, Dr. Hughes can practice medicine as well as surgery. Opthalmologists can perform surgeries because they have their medical degrees along with at least eight years of additional training. Dr. Hughes can diagnose and treat diseases, perform eye operations and prescribe eye glasses and contacts. Ophthalmologists can also specialize even further in a specific area of eye care.
Education and Training
Harvard Med Sch, Boston Ma 1986
OphthalmologyAmerican Board of OphthalmologyABO
- Mass Eye And Ear Infirmary, Ophthalmology; Deaconess Hosp, Internal Medicine
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