American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
Dr. Hoard is a Sustaining Member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD). To be considered a sustaining member, Dr. Hoard has attended two of the last four AACD Annual Scientific Sessions, and has passed the Accreditation Written Exam. The Accreditation Written Exam is the first step in the Accreditation process.
Accreditation into the AACD is a very selective process and fewer than 100 dentists are Accredited Members, having met all of the requirements. Dr. Hoard holds himself to the high principles of this organization and is proud to be at the forefront of cosmetic dentistry with his fellow members in the AACD.
The Dawson Academy
The Dawson Academy is a postgraduate educational and clinical research facility, dedicated to the advancement of dentistry. The principles taught at the Dawson Academy were developed by Dr. Peter E. Dawson, who believed that to operate a successful dental practice, the dentist must perform complete, quality and predictable dentistry. Dr. Hoard teaches other dentists the latest advancements in restorative and comprehensive dentistry at the renowned Dawson Academy in St. Petersburg, Florida.
Bay View Dental Lab
Bay View Dental Lab is a state-of-the-art dental laboratory located in Chesapeake, VA. Dr. Hoard has strong relationship with this laboratory and uses them for some of his dental restorations. The level of communication between Dr. Hoard and Bay View Dental Lab is very high, ensuring that restorations are prepared to his exact specifications. All of the restorations that Bay View fabricates are made in the United States at their dental laboratory in Virginia.
North Carolina Dental Society
Dr. Hoard is a member of the North Carolina Dental Society.
Seattle Study Club
Dr. Hoard is a charter member of the New Bern chapter of the Seattle Study Club.