Sara Hughes, PA-C, joins Summit Medical Group


Sara Hughes, PA-C, has joined Summit Medical Group as an advanced practitioner with Summit Medical Group at Middlebrook.

Hughes earned a Bachelor of Science in psychology, magna cum laude, from East Tennessee State University in 2008 and Master of Physician Assistant from Eastern Virginia Medical School in 2011. As a certified physician assistant (PA-C), she has served on the TennCare Pharmacy Advisory Committee and takes an active role in the future of her profession by mentoring pre-PA and PA students.

Before joining Summit Medical Group, Hughes spent six years in emergency and urgent care and most recently worked at a dermatology practice in Georgia. Hughes is proficient in evaluating, diagnosing and treating a wide variety of acute and chronic conditions.

Hughes, a Knoxville native, resides in Bearden with her husband and son. In her free time, she enjoys exploring the Great Smoky Mountains, riding her bike and spending time with family and friends.

Summit Medical Group at Middlebrook, located at 8635 Middlebrook Pike in Knoxville, is open Monday-Friday from 7 a.m.-4 p.m. For an appointment, call 865-824-0079.