Dr. R. Jeremy Hammond
Dr. R. Jeremy Hammond is originally from Ellabell, Georgia where he graduated from Bryan County High School in 2002. From there he attended Truett McConnell College and graduated with an Associate degree in Science in 2004. While at Truett McConnell Dr. Hammond played 2 years of baseball. After completing his Associates in Science he went on to attend Armstrong Atlantic State University and completed his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry in December of 2006.
After undergrad he spent one semester in China teaching at an international school in Yantai, China. While there he met his beautiful wife, Christie. They have since been married for 11 years and have 3 children, Liam, Callie, and Colin.
Dr. Hammond moved from China to Augusta, Ga and spent 4 years at the Medical College of Georgia where he received his Doctor of Dental Medicine in 2011. After dental school he spent one year doing an oral and maxillofacial surgery internship at The Ohio State University. He then followed that year with an additional oral and maxillofacial surgery internship at Christiana Care Hospital in Wilmington, Delaware. He subsequently finished his four year certificate in oral and maxillofacial surgery in 2017 at Christiana Care Hospital.
After completing residency Dr. Hammond practiced for approximately 2 years in Statesboro, Ga. During that time he achieved Board Certification from the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (March 2019). While in Statesboro Dr. Hammond also realized that he desired to start his own patient centered practice. Dr. Hammond and his family moved to Saint Simons Island in May of 2019. At that time construction was started on Sea Pines Oral and Facial Surgery.