Our Team

Mark D. Hughes, NP-C, APRN, MSN, MAT, BSN, BAP


  • Graduate:
    • Master of Science: Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner
      MGH Institute of Health Professions; Boston, MA
    • Master of Arts: Teaching
      Simmons College; Boston, MA
  • Undergraduate:
    • Bachelor of Science: Nursing
      MGH Institute of Health Professions; Boston, MA
    • Bachelor of Arts: Psychology
      University of Oklahoma; Norman, OK


  • Dermatology Nurse Practitioner; Dermatology; Norwell and Plymouth, MA
  • Volunteer Nurse Practitioner; Dermatology; Marlborough, MA


  • AANP Board Certified Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner
  • Current NPI, DEA, and Massachusetts Controlled Substance licenses
  • Licensed Nurse Practitioner and Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • CPR/BLS certified


  • Massachusetts Coalition of Nurse Practitioners


  • Sigma Theta Tau International, National Nursing Honor Society


Mark was born and raised in northeastern Oklahoma in the foothills of the Ozark Mountains on 60 acres of forests, creeks, and valleys where he spent many years riding horses. In 2001, he and his husband moved from Oklahoma to Somerville/Cambridge where they continue to reside. Prior to becoming a NP Mark was a middle school and high school teacher in Cambridge and Dorchester as well as being a writer, manager, and leader in educational publishing. For fun, Mark enjoys activities like swimming, hiking, horseback riding and biking; he also loves traveling and is an avid reader particularly of ancient history, astronomy, and astrophysics.

Mark D. Hughes

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