Welcome to the office of Hilleary Family Dentistry! Below are the current members of our team and we are all so excited to meet you!

Michael R. Hilleary, DDS

Dr. Hilleary was born and raised in Morgantown, West Virginia. He graduated from Morgantown High School in 1996, and completed his undergraduate studies at West Virginia University in 2000, earning his degree in Biology. Dr. Hilleary graduated from West Virginia University School of Dentistry in 2004 with his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. Following completion of dental school, Dr. Hilleary decided to stay close to his roots and remain in the area. He has practiced dentistry in his current location since that time, first working as an associate dentist before transitioning to partner. Dr. Hilleary eventually purchased the practice from Dr. Taylor in 2012.

Dr. Hilleary met his wife, Dr. Tara Hilleary, in dental school, and have been married since 2004. They have two daughters, Madelyn and Anna Kate, and also two Chihuahuas. Dr. Hilleary enjoys traveling with his family, golfing, and attending WVU football and basketball games in his free time.

Dr. Hilleary is passionate about dentistry in his community and strives to deliver the best, most up-to-date comprehensive care to his patients. He regularly attends continuing education events and training to stay current on the latest advancements in dentistry. Dr. Hilleary is a member of the American Dental Association, West Virginia Dental Association, and Mon Valley Dental Society.

Emily P. Black, DDS

Dr. Black grew up in Charleston, West Virginia. In 2008, she graduated from George Washington High School, and went on to West Virginia University to study and receive a degree in Exercise Physiology. She completed her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at West Virginia University School of Dentistry in 2017. After graduation, Dr. Black went on to attain a certificate in Advanced Education in General Dentistry in a year long residency program in Cincinnati, Ohio. She met her husband, Dr. Will Black, during their first year in dental school. In her spare time she loves to stay active, travel with family and friends, and cheer on the Mountaineers.

Dr. Black has enjoyed her return to the Morgantown area and values providing her patients with gentle dental care in a fun and relaxing environment. She is currently a member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, and West Virginia Dental Association.

Misti Nyga – Registered Dental Hygienist

Loniann Wallman – Registered Dental Hygienist

Courtney Rudman – Office Manager

Alisha McDonald – Dental Assistant

Jessica Rice – Dental Assistant

Cathy Chisler – Dental Assistant