Dr. Hugh W. Hawkins IV
Hubert W. Hawkins IV MPH DDS F-AAID D-ABOI/ID is a nationally recognized, experienced implant surgeon and restorative dentist credentialed as a Fellow by the American Academy of Implant Dentistry and board certified by the American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry. He graduated from the State University of New York in Buffalo and received extensive training through an Oral and Maxillofacial Externship at Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Dr. Hawkins completed his residency at a Level 1 trauma center in Erie County, New York and has additional practical experience in implants, aesthetics, and tissue grafting from world-renowned experts.
Dr. Hawkins received his BA in Mathematical Sciences and Economics at Rollins College in Winter Park, Florida. In 1995, he received his Master’s in Public Health with a focus on Epidemiology and Health Administration from Loma Linda University. Dr. Hugh Hawkins is actively involved with state and local dental issues, and proudly served as the President of New Hampshire Dental Society. He has been awarded the “Top Dentist in New Hampshire” by New Hampshire Magazine every year since 2011.
A resident of Northern New Hampshire, Dr. Hawkins enjoys spending quality time with his family and German Shepherds, officiating for USA Swimming competitions, snow skiing, mountain biking, waterskiing, windsurfing, and an occasional triathlon.
Our Dental Staff
Frank Valenti, MS, CRNA
Frank Valenti, MS, CRNA is board certified in Nurse Anesthesia and Non Surgical Pain Management and is principal and owner of Plymouth Anesthesia Associates, PLLC (PAA). We are your sedation professionals and look forward to helping make your dental visit a pleasant experience. With over 17 years of experience, PAA works closely with your dentist to ensure a safe, comfortable sedation experience in the office setting. Our goal is to provide a customized, pleasant sedation plan for you and to make your dental visit as stress free as possible.
We look forward to working with you and welcome any questions you may have.
Tamra Perry, CDA
Tamra is a Certified Dental Assistant and Office Operations Manager. She has been working for Dr. Hugh’s Dental PC since 2006 and says she enjoys working with patients and meeting new people. Tamra was born and raised in Littleton. She is passionate about helping people, whether it is to alleviate pain, to provide comfort during a dental procedure, or to restore a smile. She has 3 beautiful children – 2 boys, Warren and David, and a new baby girl, Ellsabeth. Tamra is an avid Red Sox fan. She also coaches junior high field hockey and enjoys cooking holiday and family meals.
Katie Latulip, RDH
Nichole Lemieux, Receptionist
Nichole is a native to Littleton, New Hampshire. She enjoys hiking, swimming, cooking, traveling and family time. She attended White Mountain Community College she has achieved credits towards her associate‘s degree in Office Technology and Medical Transcriptions. Although she worked in the food industry for the past 14 years, this is the career she‘s always wanted to pursue. She considers herself A Kind warmhearted, dedicated person who loves working with people.
We do our best at Dr. Hugh’s Dental PC to keep the office relaxing. We know…a dental office might not be the most relaxing place for you, but we do our best. You should know that our state-of-the-art equipment and technology allow us to provide you with more comfortable procedures. That’s less stressful for you!
Look out the window at our lovely, tree-filled lot with the beautiful mountains of New Hampshire in the distance. Enjoy the atmosphere of our clean, bright exam rooms. Look around and see the high-quality equipment and friendly staff. You’re in good hands. Relax.