Dr. Douglas John Hughes is a local resident of the Bay View area. He graduated from Granby High School and Old Dominion University and completed his dental training at the School of Dentistry at the Medical College of Virginia.
He received a scholarship with the US Navy to complete his dental training and he served a tour of duty in the Navy. After the Navy, he came back to the Bayview area to raise his family.
He has been serving Ocean View, Bayview, and Wards Corner Metro areas for more than 20 years.
Additionally, Dr. Hughes belonged to several civic organizations and was a Little League Coach for several years. He was leader of the Parent, Teacher, & Student Organization at his daughter's school for 2 years and a member on the Health Services Advisory Board for the City of Norfolk. He also donates his time to the Red Cross Dental Clinic.