Meet Dr. Hobbs

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Married since 1993 and the proud mother of a baby girl born on April 28, 2006.

Background

· Undergraduate degree – University of Maryland (1984)

· Dental School – University of Maryland School of Dentistry

· Magna Cum Laude Graduate (1988)

· Phi Beta Kappa

· Inducted Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society (1998)

· Inducted Gorgas National Dental Honor Society (1988)

· General Practice Residency (1988-1989) York Hospital, York, Pa.

· General Practice Residency (1989-1990) Chief Resident Carolina’s Medical Center Charlotte, N.C.

· General Dental Practice (1990-1993) Charlotte, N.C.

· Assistant Clinical Professor (1993-1994) Operative Department and the Department of Oral Medicine University of the Pacific San Francisco, Ca.

· Periodontal Residency (1994-1997) University of California at San Francisco Certificate in Periodontology (1997)

· Masters Degree in Oral Biology (1997) University of California at San Francisco

· Established a Periodontology and Implant Practice (July, 1997) Durham, N.C.

· Assistant Professor at UNC school of Dentistry Post Graduate Perio. Dept.

· Diplomate (May, 2000) American Board of Periodontology
A Diplomate is the highest achievement in our specialty and reflects mastering both written and clinical skills under the extreme scrutiny of other Diplomates in the field
of periodontology.

· Sec-Treasurer- NC Society of Periodontists 2011-2012

· President-Elect NC Society of Periodontists 2012-2013

· President NC Society of Periodontists 2013-2014

Professional Organizations

· American Academy of Periodontology

· American Board of Periodontology

· American Dental Association

· N.C. Society of Periodontists

· N.C. Dental Society

· Founder of the Multi Disciplinary Study Club

· Gateway Study Club

· John Dilday Study Club

· Supporter of Hospice, The Food Bank of N.C., the Durham Rescue Mission, Doctors Without Borders