Dr. E. Richard Hughes has been in practice for over three decades. During that time, his extensive training and dedication to patient-centered care in Sterling, VA, and the surrounding communities has earned him recognition as a highly esteemed dentist. Dr. Hughes maintains a commitment to personalized care for every patient. His goal at the end of each day is knowing that he delivered quality care to every patient at his office.
In addition to his dedication to his patients, Dr. Hughes has a number of impressive credentials. He is not only one of only 500 dentists to receive the distinction of Diplomate within the American Board of Oral Implantology, but is also:
Dr. Hughes has appeared as a guest, lecturer, and consultant on implant dentistry for various national and international media outlets. He has also testified before of the Food and Drug Administration for the reclassification of Blade Implants.
Dr. Richard Hughes welcomes patients to his dental practice. He talks 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.
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.
During your appointment, our team can discuss the benefits of laser dentistry with you.