Robert M. Hinkle

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon*

Protecting your health and safety while treating your dental needs is our top priority at ClearChoice Dental Implant Center of Columbus.

ClearChoice Columbus is taking enhanced measures to protect your health and safety. We’re following Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) infection control guidelines, and both standard and transmission-based precautions to provide a clean, safe environment for your visit. We continue to screen both patients and staff for signs of potential illness. Learn more about these increased measures.

We look forward to discussing your dental implant treatment options, and to putting you on a path that can improve your overall health, well-being, and quality of life.

ClearChoice Columbus is located near the intersection of I-270 and Tuttle Crossing Blvd in Dublin, OH. We are just northwest of The Mall at Tuttle Crossing. We have established a patient-focused, all-in-one center to provide you with new beautiful teeth in just one day. Our team of doctors looks forward to working with you and sharing their expertise.

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About Dr. Hinkle

Dr. Robert M. Hinkle is a Board Certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon with over 29 years of private practice experience. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry from Denison University and a Doctor of Dental Surgery with honors from The Ohio State University. Dr. Hinkle then completed an oral and maxillofacial surgery residency at Louisiana State University.

In addition to being a key member of the team at ClearChoice Dental Implant Center in Columbus, Dr. Hinkle has been a Clinical Consultant for several dental implant companies. He recently completed a six-year appointment as a Board Examiner for the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

A lifetime learner and educator, Dr. Hinkle has authored more than a dozen professional articles and academic book chapters and presented more than 50 lectures nationally and internationally on advanced oral surgical and dental implant techniques.

In his spare time, Dr. Hinkle enjoys traveling, scuba diving and spending time with his wife, 5 children, and two beautiful grandsons.

*Independent Contractor to ClearChoice

Career Highlights

  • Certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • BA – Denison University
  • DDS – The Ohio State University cum laude
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, The Ohio State University College of Dentistry
  • Member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons