About Dr. Hill
Dr. Steven Hill founded Hill & Ioppolo Oral and Facial Surgeons of Lubbock over 20 years ago with the simple goal of helping people. Ever since, he has dedicated his time to get to know his patients personally so he can provide Lubbock, TX, and the surrounding community with personalized, high-quality, and reliable care. Dr. Hill’s top priority is helping patients understand their options to they can make informed decisions and achieve optimal results. He believes in not just helping patients restore their oral health but doing so with a personal touch so that patients truly feel comfortable. He spends as much time as needed with patients, personally reviewing their condition and health history and discussing treatment with them.
In addition to his work at the practice, Dr. Hill also has staff privileges at Covenant Hospital. He is a very active member of the medical and dental communities here in Lubbock and the nation. As a member of the ADA’s Council on Dental Benefit Programs, Dr. Hill works with other dental experts to develop better dental benefit plans for patients. He is also a member of the Texas Dental Association, the South Plains District Dental Society, and other groups dedicated to improving organized dentistry. Dr. Hill also regularly participates in charitable events to provide care for people in need.
After finishing his undergraduate degree in biology at the University of Washington, Dr. Hill went to dental school at UT Health Science Center, San Antonio, where he earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery in 1988. He went on to complete four years of oral and maxillofacial surgery training through a residency program.
Dr. Hill completed his oral and maxillofacial surgery residency at UT Health Science Center in San Antonio. Through his training, Dr. Hill gained experience with a wide range of oral and facial procedures, including reconstructive surgery, dental extractions, dental implants, and more. He also did some hospital-based research before moving to Lubbock to start his oral surgery practice.
Hobbies and Interests
When he’s not working, Dr. Hill enjoys playing guitar, cycling, fly fishing, and spending time outdoors.