Meet Dr. Hughes

Providing Expertise and Personalized Treatment

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Dental Implants

Life-changing Restoration by a Renowned Implantologist

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Oral Cancer Screenings

Thorough Screenings at Every Regular Check-up

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Preventative Care

Keeping Smiles Healthy

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Dr. Hughes is an Authority in Implant Dentistry

Dental Implants

Outstanding Implant Placement and Restoration

Porcelain Veneers

Achieve a Gorgeous, Natural-looking Smile


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A Dentist Dedicated to Your Oral Health

Our Sterling locationE. Richard Hughes, DDS is a highly respected and experienced dentist serving Sterling and the surrounding communities. He provides general, cosmetic, and restorative dentistry, and is a recognized authority on dental implants. His goal is to help both children and adults achieve and maintain optimal oral health in a relaxing, pleasant environment. As a believer in patient education, Dr. Huges will always take time to patiently and respectfully explain the treatments he provides so that you can develop an understanding of your oral health, and take an active role in your care. Contact our office today to book an appointment.

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Dr. Richard Hughes welcomes patients to get to know his dental practice in Sterling, VA. He speaks about how rewarding he finds the profession and why he became a dentist. Dr. Hughes' patients also discuss his standard of care and why they enjoy visiting him.

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Dr. E. Richard Hughes

Dr. Hughes has a prestigious professional background that makes him one of the most esteemed practitioners in the area. He is a proud diplomate of the American Board of Oral Implantology (ABOI), and he is one of only 400 dentists to receive this distinction. Dr. Hughes is a fellow of the American Academy of Implant Prosthodontics and a member of the surgical staff at INOVA Loudoun Hospital. He frequently lectures, acts as a consultant, and speaks as an authority on implant dentistry on national television programs.

"My family and I have been patient’s of Dr. Hughes’ for years and years. He is an excellent dentist. He treats all his patients with the highest respect!"

Dr. Hughes is the only doctor in the state VA approved for Dental CT.

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Dr. Hughes’ Mission

Most importantly, Dr. Hughes is committed to respectful, personalized care. Along with his entire staff, he provides treatment in a comfortable, welcoming environment. He is a great listener, and will take the time to get to know you and your needs. Because of his experience and gentle approach, most patients experience minimal discomfort during treatment. However, Dr. Hughes understands that dental anxiety is a very real obstacle for some patients. For this reason, he offers effective oral sedation and nitrous oxide to help patients achieve total comfort during treatment.

Treatment Options

Dr. Hughes also offers a full range of effective, personalized treatments. Options include:

Contact Dr. Hughes

Come experience Dr. Hughes’ consummate skill and respectful treatment for yourself. Contact us today to schedule your first appointment.

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