Jo A. Hughes, MMS, PA-C, CAQ - PsychiatryBack to Providers

MAT certified for Opioid Use Disorder

Jo Hughes has been practicing psychiatry since 2010. She earned her Master's of Medical Science, Physician Assistant studies from Wake Forest School of Medicine in 2009. She earned her Certificate of Added Qualification in Psychiatry in 2014; maintaining both generalist and subspecialty certifications. After graduation, she practiced in Emergency Medicine before settling on Psychiatry. She became Medication - Assistant Treatment (MAT/buprenorphine) certified to treat Opioid Use Disorders in 2017. She evaluates and treats a variety of psychiatry disorders including; OCD, PTSD, ADHD, MDD, Anxiety, Bipolar and Schizophrenic disorders. She specializes in the treatment of children (ages 5 and up) and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities including Autism Spectrum Disorders.