Dr. Hill graduated from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1994 with Distinction in Outpatient Care and Surgery. He worked in Companion Animal private practice in the central Ohio area for a few years after graduation, and then became an Assistant Professor - Clinical at OSU in 1996, attaining promotion to Full Professor - Clinical in 2015. During his years at Ohio State, he instructed veterinary students in Surgery, Outpatient Medicine, Dentistry, and Shelter Medicine.
His life-long passion for teaching has been recognized over the arc of his clinical academic career, receiving numerous teaching awards, including the Carl Norden-Pfizer Distinguished Teaching Award, the Excellence in Teaching Award (2-time recipient), the John Lyman, Jr. Award for Clinical Teaching Excellence (2-time recipient), the Dean’s Award for Creativity in Teaching, multiple “Best Rotation” Awards, and is an Inaugural Member of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine Professional Program Teaching Honor Roll.
After a decade in the industry, Dr. Hill decided to pursue additional post-graduate education and in October 2008, became a Diplomate of the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners in Canine and Feline Specialty Practice. ABVP is an AVMA recognized veterinary specialty organization for certification of its 11 Recognized Veterinary Specialties. He is one of only 1,000 veterinarians world-wide to hold this title. For more information, click on:
Dr. Hill's areas of interest are Surgery and Internal Medicine. He brings with him a vast knowledge and skillset and has helped elevate our patient care and surgical offerings at AHOW. In addition, Dr. Hill and the Team at AHOW are proud to offer advanced orthopedic surgical services such as Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy (TPLO), Patella Luxation Correction, Lateral Suture Stabilization, Femoral Head and Neck Ostectomy (FHO), and wide array of more advanced soft tissue surgeries. Please don’t hesitate to contact AHOW for more information on our advanced surgical offerings.