Kevin Hill, D.O.

Kevin Hill, D.O.

Dr. Hill grew up in southern California near Anaheim. He graduated from the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1996. He completed his Internal Medicine residency in 1999 at Loma Linda University but stayed on an additional year as the chief medical resident. Dr Hill then completed his Gastroenterology fellowship at Loma Linda in 2003. After fellowship he took a position at Sutter Medical Group in Auburn California where he practiced for over 5 years. He will be starting in Grass Valley in January 2009. Dr Hill is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. His areas of interest include therapeutic endoscopy and hepatology, though he enjoys all aspects of Gastroenterology. Dr Hill enjoys athletics and reading. He is married and has 2 children.

CURRICULUM VITAE

+Education and Appointments
  • Fellow in Gastroenterology. Loma Linda University Medical Center 7/00-6/03
  • Chief Medical Resident in Internal Medicine. Loma Linda University Medical Center 7/99-6/00
  • Clinical Instructor and Provisional Staff. Loma Linda University Medical Center 7/99-6/02
  • Intern & Resident in Internal Medicine. Loma Linda University Medical Center 7/96-6/99
  • DO. New York College of Osteopathic Medicine 8/92-8/96
  • BS in Microbiology. California State University, Fresno 8/86-12/91
+Licensure & Certification
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Medical Board of California license
  • DEA license
  • Medicare UPIN #G91169
  • Fluroscopy #RHC161550
  • NBOME Steps 1-3 certification
+Honors & Awards

Resident of the Year. Department of Internal Medicine, LLUMC. 1997-1998

+Prior Commitments & Employment
  • Sierra Nevada Gastroenterology Medical Associates, Inc.1/09-present
  • Sutter Medical Group Gastroenterology 07/03-12/08
  • Volunteer, Juvenile Diabetes Foundation Walk-a-thon 1993
  • Volunteer, Blood Pressure Screening Drive 1993
  • Medical Technician & Phlebotomist. Hem/Onc Medical Group 1992-1998
  • Volunteer, Tutor in Gross Anatomy Lab 1992-1993
+Professional Society Memberships
  • American College of Gastroenterology 2000-Present
  • American Gastroenterology Association 2000-Present
  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2000-Present
  • American Medical Association 1998-Present
  • American College of Physicians 1996-Present
  • American Osteopathic Association 1994-Present
+Committee Responsibilities
  • Pharmacy Committee, Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital 7/04-6/05
  • Quality Assurance Committee, Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital 9/03-6/04
  • Dermatology Internal Residency Review Committee. LLUMC 10/99
  • Medicine Quality Assurance Committee. LLUMC 7/99-6/00
  • Resident Advisory Committee. LLUMC 7/99-6/00
  • Graduate Medical Education Committee. LLUMC 7/99-6/00
  • Internal Medicine Resident Evaluation Committee. LLUMC 7/99-6/00
  • Physicians Advisory Committee. LLUMC 7/99-6/00
+Presentations & Research
  • Hill K, Hillebrand D. “Treatment of Subacute Fulminant Liver Failure with the Hemotherapies Unit™.”
  • Chen CS, Hill K. “A Pilot Study of Celecoxib Combined with Escalating Doses of thalidomide for Treatment of Unresectable Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC).”
  • Hill K, Hillebrand D. “Liver Assist Treatments With the Hemotherapies Unit™.” DDW Poster Presentation San Francisco May 2002.
  • Hu KQ, Hill K, Hillebrand D, Chen CS. A Pilot Study of Celecoxib Tolerability in Patients with Chronic Liver Disease and Stage III-IV Hepatocellular Carcinoma. DDW Poster Presentation San Francisco, May 2002.
  • Repeated Intravenous Methylene Blue Infusions Only Transiently Improve Arterial Oxygenation in a Patient With Severe Hepatopulmonary Syndrome Awaiting Liver Transplantation/ ACG Poster Presentation Las Vegas, October 2001.
  • Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding. Presented at Loma Linda University Medical Center Resident’s Noon Conference, August 2001.
  • Update in Hepatocellular Carcinoma. Presented at Loma Linda University Medical Center Annual Postgraduate Convention, January 2001.
+Publications
  • Hill K, Hillebrand D. Liver Assist Treatments With the Hemotherapies Unit™. Gastro 2002, 122-A-329 (Abstract).
  • Hillebrand D, Hill K, Hu KQ, Cottrell A, Teichman S, Formal Heparin Anticoagulation Protocol Improves Safety of charcoal-Based Liver Assist Treatments. ASAIO 2002, 45(2):186 (Abstract).
  • Hu KQ, Hill K, Hillebrand, D, Chen CS. A Pilot Study of Celecoxib Tolerability in Patients with Chronic Liver Disease and Stage III-IV Hepatocellular Carcinoma. Gastro 2002, 122:A-659 (Abstract).
  • Chen CS, Hill K. A Pilot Study of Celecoxib Combined with Escalating Doses of Thalidomide for Treatment of Unresectable Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC). ASCO 2002, 21:134b (Abstract).
  • Hill K, Hillebrand D. Repeated Intravenous Methylene Blue Infusion Only Transiently Improve Arterial Oxygenation in a Patient With Severe Hepatopulomonary Syndrome Awaiting Liver Transplantation. American Journal Gastroenterology 2001, 96(9):660 (Abstract)