Martin A. Hoard, DDS, MD, FACS
Dr. Martin Hoard is a board-certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon in our Charlottesville location. Born in Seattle, Martin Hoard moved with his family every few years as his father was a career member of the U.S. Army. His father was frequently stationed in Virginia, and Dr. Hoard considers Virginia to be his home.
In 1986, Dr. Hoard joined the University of Virginia as the director of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Division of the Department of Plastic and Maxillofacial Surgery. In 2005, he transitioned to a part-time position at UVA so as to maintain a private practice in oral and maxillofacial surgery at Hollymead Dental Arts.
Education & Training
- American University, Washington, D.C., Undergraduate Studies
- Medical College of Virginia School of Dentistry, Doctor of Dental Surgery
- Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine
- Medical College of Virginia Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Residency
- Emory School of Medicine, General Surgery Internship
- American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Areas of Specialty
- Treatment of traumatic, congenital, and neoplastic disorders of the jaw
Areas of Research
- Resorbable jaw distraction devices
- Congenital and acquired cranio-maxillomandibular musculoskeletal disorders
Professional Affiliations & Appointments
- National Board of Dental Anesthesiology, Diplomate
- American College of Surgeons, Fellow
- Virginia Commonwealth University-Medical College of Virginia, Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
- UVA School of Medicine, Associate Professor of Plastic and Maxillofacial Surgery & Director of the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Outside of his role in medicine, Dr. Hoard maintains a horse farm called Epona Farm with his wife Rebecca and daughter Gabriella. He maintains the field, facilities, and equipment. Rebecca and Gabriella run the horse side of the business, which includes boarding and showing horses with a full-time trainer.
“I have always liked doing things with my hands, so being hands-on with the farm fits right in.” -Dr. Martin Hoard