Dr. Hudgins grew up in Statesville, North Carolina. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University, and earned his DDS degree from Virginia Commonwealth University/Medical College of Virginia in 1980. Dr. Hudgins completed his post graduate program in Fixed Prosthodontics from Virginia Commonwealth University/Medical College of Virginia in 1983. Dr. Hudgins is a member of of numerous professional organizations, including the Richmond Dental Society, the Virginia Dental Society, and the American Dental Association. He is registered and licensed to practice dentristry in the Commonwealth of Virgina.