D. Ashley Hill, MD
Disclosures: Nothing to disclose



D. Ashley Hill, M.D.

Associate Director (Chair), Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology,

Florida Hospital Graduate Medical Education.

Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology,

University of Central Florida College of Medicine.

Medical Director, M.O.S.T.® Obstetrics Simulation Program,

Florida Hospital for Women.



Ashley Hill is the Associate Director (Chair) of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology of Florida Hospital Graduate Medical Education in Orlando and the medical director of the Loch Haven Ob/Gyn Group.  Dr. Hill holds faculty assignments as Professor (University of Central Florida College of Medicine) and Associate Professor (Florida State University College of Medicine).  He has published numerous peer-reviewed articles and serves as a reviewer for several journals.  Dr. Hill is the medical director of the Florida Hospital Obstetrics Simulation Program and is a volunteer committee member of the ACOG “SCOPE” office safety program.







Eckerd College

              Saint Petersburg, Florida,.

              Bachelor of Science, Biology (Honors)



Medical School:

University of South Florida College of Medicine

              Tampa, Florida, 1986-1990. 



Louisiana State University (Charity Hospital)

              Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

New Orleans, LA, July 1990-June 1991



University of South Florida College of Medicine

              Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Tampa, Florida. July 1991-June 1994

              Chief Administrative Resident











Colimon LM, Hill DA, Lamvu GL.  Multidisciplinary Management of Chronic Pelvic Pain Without Obvious Pathology.  In Pelvic Pain, Vercellini P, ed.  Wiley-Blackwell (West Sussex, UK ); DOI: 10.1002/9781444391855; 2011.


Hill DA.  Abnormal Uterine Bleeding.  In: Clinical Guide to Ultrasonography (C. Henningsen, ed.), Mosby, St. Louis, 2004.


Keehbauch JA, Hill DA, Burns EA, Thompson KB, Cole A.  Abnormal Uterine Bleeding.  FP Essentials, Edition No. 353, AAFP Home Study.  Leawood, Kan:  American Academy of Family Physicians, October 2008.






Hill DA, Crider M, Hill SR.  Hormone therapy and other treatments for symptoms of menopause.  Am Fam Physician 2016;94:884-889.


Hill DA, Liekweg K. Laparoscopic ligation of a first-trimester ovarian artery pseudoaneurysm. CRSLS e2015.00030. DOI: 10.4293/JSLS.2015.00030.


Hill DA, Cacciatore MC, Lamvu GL.  Sheathed versus standard speculum for visualization of the cervix.  Int J Gynecol Obstet 2014;http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijgo.2013.10.025.


Hill DA, Lamvu GL.  Effect of lubricating gel on patient comfort during vaginal speculum examination: a randomized controlled trial.

Obstet Gynecol 2012;119:227-31. 


Cacciatore MC, Hill DA.  Rationale For A 39 Week Elective Delivery Policy. Am Fam Physician 2011;84:1335-1336. (Invited editorial).


Hill DA, Hill SR.  Counseling patients about hormone therapy and alternatives for menopausal symptoms.  Am Fam Physician 2010;82:801-7.


Blihovde L, Tawfik J, Hill DA.  Prelabor third trimester uterine rupture in an unscarred uterus with occlusion by fetal small parts.  J Reprod Med 2010;55:437-40.


Hill DA, Cacciatore M, Lamvu GM.  Electronic prescribing influence on calcium supplementation: a randomized controlled trial.  AM J Obstet Gynecol 2010;202:236.e1-5.



Hill DA.  New Cervical Cancer Screening Guidelines:  Fewer Pap tests for women over 30 and less aggressive treatment for adolescents.  (Invited editorial).  American Fam Physician. 2009;80:131. 


Carl J, Hill DA.  Preconceptual Counseling: make it part of the annual exam.  J Fam Pract 2009;58:307-14.   


Hill DA.  Abnormal uterine bleeding: avoid the rush to hysterectomy.  J Fam Pract 2009;58:136-42.


Medina TM, Hill DA.  Preterm premature rupture of membranes.   American Fam Physician.  73:659-64, 665-6; 2006.


Medina TM, Hill DA, DeJesus S, Hoover F.  IUD removal via colonoscopy.  J Reprod Med 50:547-9; 2005. 


Ukaonu C, Hill DA, Christensen F.  Hypokalemic myopathy in pregnancy caused by clay ingestion.  Obstet Gynecol. 102(5 Suppl):1169-71; 2003.


Quinlan JD, Hill DA.  Nausea and vomiting of pregnancy.  Am Fam Physician. 68:121-8;2003.


Black RA, Hill DA.  Use of over-the-counter medications during pregnancy.   Am Fam Physician. 67:2517-24;2003. 


Hill DA, Chez RA, Quinlan J, Fuentes A, LaCombe J.  Uterine rupture and dehiscence associated with intravaginal misoprostol cervical

           ripening.  J Reprod Med.  45:823-6, 2000.


Hill DA.  Late-onset puerperal ovarian vein thrombophlebitis treated

           laparoscopically.  JAAGL.  7:261-3, 2000.  


              Quinlan JD, Hill DA, Maxwell BD, Boone S, Hoover F, Lense JJ. 

              The necessity of both anorectal and vaginal cultures for Group B

              streptococcus screening during pregnancy.  J Fam Physician. 49:447-8,               2000.


Toppenberg KS, Hill DA, Miller DP.  Safety of radiographic imaging during pregnancy.  Am Fam Physician,  59:1813-1818, 1999.


Hill DA and Lense JJ.  Office management of Bartholin gland cysts and abscesses.  Am Fam Physician, 57:1611-1616, 1998.


Hill DA.  Sonohysterography in the office: instruments and technique.  Contemp Ob/Gyn, 42:95-110;1997.


              Hill DA and Lense JJ.  Abdominal Trauma in the Pregnant Patient.  Am Fam  

Physician, 53:1269-1274;1996.

Hill DA, Makowski EL, and Gould SF.  Operative and Nonoperative

              Management of Trauma to the Vulva, Vagina, and Cervix.  Clin Consul Obstet Gynecol, 6(3):194-209;1994.


              Parsons MT and Hill DA.  The Benefits of Using the Loop Ligature

              (Endoloop) Laparoscopic Sterilization Procedure in a Residency

              Program.  J Gynecol Surg, 10:15-20;1994.


              Hill DA.  Obtaining a Sexual History in the Female Patient.  J Clin

              Pract Sexuality, Special Issue, March, 1994;22-26.


              Williams JK, Hill DA and Bouis PJ.  Nabothian Cysts Mimicking Genital

              Prolapse.  J Gynecol Surg, 9:121-125;1993.


              Hill DA and Sinnott J.  A Patient Who Got Darker on Zidovudine Therapy.

              Hospital Practice, February 28, 1992; 29-30.


              Hoffman MS, Hill DA, Gordy LW, Lane J, and Cavanagh D.  Comparing the Yield  

           of the Standard Papanicolaou and Endocervical Brush Smears. 

              J Reprod Med, 1991; 36(4):267-269.


           Hill DA and Reynolds JR. Gross and Microscopic Anatomy of the Kidney

              of the West Indian Manatee, Trichechus manatus (mammalia: Sirenia),

              Acta Anatomica, 1989; 135:53-56.





Hill DA.  Gynecology case challenge: persistent amenorrhea postpartum.                Medscape Women’s Health 3(3):5; 1998.


Hill DA.  Gynecology case challenge:  vaginal bleeding in a woman taking               an injectable contraceptive.  Medscape Women’s Health 3(1):4; 1998.


Parsons A, Hill DA, Spicer D. Sonohysterographic imaging of the endometrial cavity.  Frontiers in Bioscience, Jan 1996. http://www.bioscience.com (1:F 2-2.htm).









Professional Appointments

Board of Directors, Eckerd College



ACOG SCOPE Patient Safety Program (Steering Committee Member)



Reviewer, American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology



Reviewer, European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology

and Reproductive Biology.              2014-current.


Reviewer, Journal of Family Practice. 2010-current.


Reviewer, Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2003-current.


Reviewer, American Family Physician. 2001-current.             



American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA).

American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists.