Christopher G. Hughes, MD, MS

Professor of Anesthesiology
Chief of Anesthesiology Critical Care Medicine

Dr. Christopher G. Hughes is a critical care anesthesiologist and a Professor of Anesthesiology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Dr. Hughes has clinical expertise in prevention strategies and therapies of delirium and long-term cognitive impairment after surgery and critical illness. He cares for patients in the Division of Anesthesiology Critical Care Medicine in the Department of Anesthesiology.  

Dr. Hughes completed medical school at Indiana University School of Medicine and an anesthesiology residency and a critical care anesthesia fellowship at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He also completed a master’s degree in clinical research at Drexel University. He joined the Vanderbilt faculty in 2010.