Diplomate, American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Demtistry (This is board certification, less than 500 worldwide with this designation)
Fellow, American Academy of Implant Dentistry
Fellow, American Academy of Implant Prosthodontics
American Board of Dental Specialties
Reviewer, Journal of Oral Implantology
Surgical Staff, INOVA Loudoun Hospital, Leesburg, Va.
Dr. Hughes, with over 23 years of experience in implant dentistry, is a national and international lecturer on numerous topics about implant dentistry, implant surgical demonstrator and clinical investigator.
Sits On The Following
Part One (written examination) Test Construction Committee, American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry
Oral Examiner: American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry (Testing doctors challenging the Board Certification Examination for Implant Dentistry) and for the American Academy of Implant Dentistry
Board of Directors: The American Academy of Implant Prosthodontics, The International Academy of Implants and Transplants
Editorial Advisory Board: Journal of Implant and Advanced Clinical Dentistry
Infection Control Committee and Cancer Committee, INOVA Loudoun Hospital, Leesburg, Va.
American Academy of Implant Prosthodontics
International Academy of Implants and Transplants
Vancouver MAXI Course Vancouver, BC, Canada
Bachelor of Science, Microbiology, University of Maryland, College Park, Md.
Doctor of Dental Surgery, Meharry Medical College School of Dentistry, Nashville, Tn.
Post Doctorate Certificate, Dental Implantology, Howard University School of Dentistry, Washington, D.C.