Dr. Hinkes grew up in Kensington, MD and graduated with distinction from the University of Virginia. He graduatesd from Howard University College of Medicine in 1978 and was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society. He did his internship and residency at the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond from 1978 through 1983. Dr. Hinkes practices General Orthopaedics primarily at Holy Cross Hospital where he has been the recent President of the Medical Staff, past Chairman of Surgery, and current Chairman of Credentials. He is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery. He has been with Montgomery Orthopaedics since 1983.