Larry J. Hughes is currently Director of Operations for Medical Management Professionals, Inc. (MMP) working out of the Montgomery, AL office. He has 35 years of experience in healthcare financial management and administration with the last 23 years totally dedicated to anesthesia practice management and consulting. Mr. Hughes co-founded ICON, a medical practice management company in 1998, which merged with MMP in May 2007. Mr. Hughes holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Troy University and a Master in Public Administration with a concentration in Healthcare Administration degree from Auburn University. He is a member of the Healthcare Financial Management Association, Medical Group Management Association, and the American College of Medical Practice Executives. Mr. Hughes is a Certified Professional Coder (CPC) and is board certified as an Advanced Coding Specialist in Anesthesia (ACS-AN) by the Board of Medical Specialty Coding.