- Clinical Practice:
- Dentistry, Thumbsucking - child, Dentistry - child, Pediatric Dentistry
Director of Kluge Children's Rehabilitation Center; Director of General Practice Residency Program
- Associate Professor of Clinical Dentistry
Dr. Hoard is chair of the Department of Dentistry at UVA. His clinical interests include sports dentistry — he provides mouthguards for UVA sports — and dental treatment of obstructive sleep apnea.
Born in Ft. Belvoir, Virginia, Dr. Hoard grew up mostly in Arlington. He attended the University of Richmond and earned his DDS at Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry. He came to UVA in 1978 for a residency in general practice dentistry, and joined the faculty after its completion.
Outside of work, Dr. Hoard is a gym rat and marathon runner. He’s completed 39 marathons, including running the Boston Marathon 13 times.
- Medical College of Virginia, School of Dentistry, 1978
- General Practice-Dentistry, University of Virginia