Meet The Doctors

Dr. Carlos R. Ibañez and Dr. Nicholas B. Hill are specialists in comprehensive Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery who practice exclusively in Charlottesville, Virginia.  They have extensive experience in advanced surgical procedures (including facial trauma), placement of dental implants, wisdom teeth removal, bone grafting and orthognathic (jaw-related) surgery.  Both Dr. Ibañez and Dr. Hill are dedicated to patient comfort and developing long-lasting and healthy solutions.

Meet Oral Surgeon Carlos Ibañez DDS

  • Full name: Carlos Rafael Ibañez, DDS
  • Born: April 5, 1969. Grew up in the Panama Canal Zone

During his residency, Dr. Ibañez learned full-scope Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. Under the tutelage of his chairman, Dr. Timothy Turvey and Dr. William Proffit (Department of Orthodontics) among others, he learned the management of orthognathic surgical patients. Dr. George Blakey was instrumental in teaching techniques for dentoalveolar surgery and the treatment of head and neck pathology/reconstruction. Dr. Ramon Ruiz taught him Craniomaxillofacial, cleft lip and palate surgery as part of the craniofacial team. Under the tutelage of Dr. John Zuniga, Dr. Ibañez learned Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) surgery, facial pain management, as well as microsurgical nerve repair. During his facial trauma rotation at Memorial Mission Hospital in Asheville, NC, Dr. Ibañez further expanded his knowledge of traumatic injuries as taught by Dr. Raymond Fonseca and others.

Learn more about Dr. Ibañez

Meet Oral Surgeon Nicholas B. Hill, DDS


We are pleased to announce the addition of our new associate, Nicholas B. Hill, DDS.  Dr. Hill is a comprehensive oral and maxillofacial surgeon who is passionate about providing patients with outstanding care.  He has extensive experience in dentoalveolar procedures, placement of dental implants, wisdom teeth removal, bone reconstruction/grafting, orthognathic corrective jaw surgery and facial trauma.  Dr. Hill is dedicated to his clients comfort and to achieving long lasting solutions pertaining to their overall oral health and wellbeing.

Learn more about Dr. Hill