Dr. Gill specializes in complex and minimally invasive spine surgery of the neck and back including athletic injuries of the spine. He is a graduate of Boston University School of Medicine, and completed his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Virginia Medical School of Medicine. He completed his fellowships in Spine Surgery at Emory University Spine Center and in Sports Medicine and Arthroscopic Surgery at Steadman Clinic in Vail, Colorado. During his fellowship, he assisted in the care of the Denver Broncos and the Colorado Rockies. He served as the head team physician for the United States Adaptive Ski Team from 2008 and 2010, and he has provided medical coverage for the United States Pro Cycling championships and the Greenville Drive minor league baseball team. Dr. Gill is involved with the medical care for the Ford Ironman Triathlon World Championships in Kona, Hawaii and the United States Olympic Ski Team. He is actively involved in research and education to improve the care of spine disorders and injuries by utilizing both non-surgical and surgical methods. He is currently an adjunct assistant professor in the Department of Engineering at Clemson University where he is researching biologic disc replacement. Dr. Gill is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.
- Boston University School of Medicine, MD
- University of Virginia Health System, Orthopaedic Surgery
- Steadman-Hawkins Sports Medicine Fellowship, Sports Medicine
- Emory University Hospital, Orthopaedic Surgery
- University of Virginia Health System, Surgery, General
- American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery
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