Thomas Hughes MD



7945 Wolf River Blvd. #120
Germantown, TN 38138 


Internship: (Straight Medicine) St. Joseph's Hospital, Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska

Residency: Washington University Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri

Fellowship: (Endocrinology) The University of North Carolina Department of Medicine, Chapel Hill

Medical Degree

Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri

Job Title

Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Diabetes, University of Tennessee Center for Health Sciences, Memphis

Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine, with subspecialty certification in Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism

Professional Memberships

  • American Heart Association, Council on Arteriosclerosis, Fellow
  • American Academy of Clinical Endocrinologists 

Special Interests

  • Arteriosclerosis
  • Diabetes
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Lipoprotein Analysis

Additional Information

  • Cora Louise Carson Award, American Heart Association, Tennessee Chapter
  • Diabetes Consultant to Merck & Co.
  • Diabetes Education Faculty, Bristol-Myers, Squibb
  • Listed in Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare
  • List in Best Doctors in America: Midwest Region
  • Guest reviewer for several medical journals