Dr. Hoffman received his degree in Dentistry from the University of Michigan and served as undergraduate president to Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity. He received his Clinical Certificate in Orthodontics and a Masters of Science degree in Anatomy from the University of Minnesota. Dr. Hoffman has been practicing orthodontics continuously in Northwest Calgary since July 1977. He is a good standing member of several dental and orthodontic associations. Continuing education has taken Dr. Hoffman across North America over 30 years. The American Board of Orthodontics in 2005 recognized Dr. Hoffman again through its re-certification process. His publication on orthodontic bracket bonding technique has been presented to local, national and international audiences.