Dr. David Lee Hill, Jr.

Meet Dr. David Hill

Dr David Lee Hill DDSDr. David Lee Hill, Jr. is a comprehensive Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon who is passionate about providing his patients with outstanding care. He has extensive experience in implant surgery and hard and soft tissue grafting procedures, and is dedicated to his clients’ comfort and to achieving long-lasting solutions for their oral surgical needs.

Prior to establishing his Implant and Oral Surgery practice in Chapel Hill, Dr. Hill completed a four-year residency training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of North Carolina. He also completed a two-year General Practice Residency at the University of North Carolina Hospital and received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the West Virginia University School of Dentistry. He received his Bachelor of Science in Biology from West Virginia University.

Dr. Hill currently serves as an Adjunct Clinical Instructor in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at UNC-Chapel Hill and has participated in numerous volunteer projects providing dental and oral surgical care to underserved populations in the United States and abroad.

He is dedicated to the newest advancements in CT-guided implant surgery and keeps up to date with the latest practices and technologies through an ongoing commitment to continuing education.

He is a member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, the Academy of Osseointegration, the International Team for Implantology, North Carolina State Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, North Carolina State Dental Association, the American Dental Association, and the American Association of Dental Research.

Dr David Lee Hill with his dogsDr. Hill is an active sportsman, a deep sea fisherman, a cyclist, and an enthusiastic UNC Tar Heel fan. He enjoys spending time with his family and two English bulldogs, Sophie and Lola Maxine, on the North Carolina coast.

Publications

Dr. David Lee Hill, Jr is the author of numerous research publications, including:

Management of Acute Postoperative Pain. Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Second Edition; Volume 1, Chapter 6, Pages 78-92. Fonseca, Marciani, Turvey, 2009.

Third Molar Root Development and Recovery from Third Molar Surgery. Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Volume 65, Issue 4, Pages 680-685 (April 2007)

Comparison of Periodontal Inflammatory Disease in Young Adults With and Without Pericoronitis Involving Mandibular Third Molars. Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Volume 67, Issue 1, Pages 134-139 (January 2009)

Periodontal Pathology in Young Adults With Symptomatic Third Molars. Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Volume 66, Issue 8, Supplement, Page 48 (August 2008)

The Correlation Between Post-Operative Complications Following Minor Oral Surgical Procedures And The Socio-Economic Status of Patients. AAOMS Abstract