Dr. Charles Hughes

  • Board Certified Dermatologist
  • Fellow of the American Osteopathic College of Dermatology

Dr. Charles Hughes has been practicing Dermatology in Colorado Springs since 1979. Originally from Iowa where he attended college and medical school, Dr. Hughes spent four years in St. Louis, Missouri completing internship and dermatology residency training before moving with his family to Colorado Springs.

Dr. Hughes is Board-certified in dermatology with over thirty years of experience. He is on staff at Memorial and Penrose/ St. Francis hospitals and a member of the El Paso County Medical Society, Colorado Springs Osteopathic Foundation and Colorado Dermatology Society. An assistant professor at Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Denver and previous President of the American Osteopathic College of Dermatology, Dr. Hughes helps train future physicians from several medical schools. He served as Chairman of the American Osteopathic Board of Dermatology for several years and is an active member of the American Academy of Dermatology.

Although Dr. Hughes still devotes much of his time to his practice and patients, he and his wife Judy find time to travel, visit their three sons on the west coast and enjoy all that the Colorado outdoors has to offer.

Education & Training

  • Bachelors of Science
University of Iowa, 1971
  • Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
College of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery, 1975
  • Internship and Dermatology Residency Training
Normandy Hospitals, St. Louis, 1975-1979

Private practice – Dermatology
Colorado Springs, 1979 – 2010