KidzCare Pediatrics PC – Wilmington, NC
3505 Converse Drive, Suite 200
Wilmington, NC 28403
Hours of operation at all our locations are
Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5 pm. Lunch 12:30 pm - 1 pm
Extended Hours by appointment only (only at selected locations, please call for more information):
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Welcome to KidzCare Pediatrics where you will find health care professionals dedicated to providing the highest quality medical care to our patients and families. We’ve had the privilege of providing pediatric care in NC since 2003 and now extending into Georgia as of 2017.
Welcome to KidzCare Pediatrics, a leading pediatrician in Wilmington, NC!
Dr. Thomas Blackstone, Dr. David Hill, Dr. Rajesh Solanki, Dr. Hoke Pollock and Christina Hill, PA have been serving the pediatric needs of New Hanover, Brunswick and Pender Coastal Communities for over 22 years. Our providers treat their patients, their parents and each other with the same care and concern that they show their own families. KidzCare of the Coastal Community strives for a lifelong partnership with children and the families who love them to help them thrive in their journey to adulthood.
All of our physicians are board-certified by the American Board of Pediatrics. Our providers include Wilmington natives and people from as far away as California. KidzCare of the Coastal Community shares a commitment to provide your child with the very best healthcare available.
Providers serving in our Wilmington, NC location
Dr. Thomas Blackstone
Thomas Blackstone, MD, FAAP attended college and medical school at Ohio State University. He served as a naval flight surgeon stationed at Cherry Point Marine Corps Air Station from 1970 to 1972.
He went on to pediatric residency at Columbus Children’s Hospital, serving as chief resident in 1975. Dr. Blackstone practiced thirteen years in Mansfield, Ohio and four years in Tuscaloosa, Alabama before making his home in Wilmington. His clinical interests include ADHD and infectious diseases.
Dr. Blackstone has served as Chair of Pediatrics at New New Hanover Regional Medical Center and has served on the boards of Wilmington Health Access for Teens, Coastal Physicians Alliance, and Cape Fear Hospital.
Tom lives in Wilmington with his wife Marilyn and has four children and four grandchildren. When not in his garden Tom enjoys jogging, swimming, and biking. He and Marilyn have done missionary work in Haiti and the Dominican Republic and attend Port City Community Church.
Dr. David Hill
David L. Hill, MD, FAAP came to the coastal area from Durham, North Carolina, in 2002. A Memphis native, David attended Rice University then enrolled at the University of Texas Houston Medical School. David moved to North Carolina to train in pediatrics and internal medicine at UNC Chapel Hilland has been board certified in both specialties.
He continues to serve the UNC School of Medicine as an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Pediatrics. Dr. Hill is interested in issues related to fatherhood, the impact of media on child health, evidence-based medicine and best practices; he is fluent in Spanish.
Dr. Hill writes and broadcasts on childcare issues for local and national radio, television, and Internet-based media, writing a weekly column for Pediatric News and serving on the expert advisory panel of Parents.com.
He serves on the Executive Committee of the North Carolina Pediatric Society as Chair-Elect of the American Academy of Pediatrics Council On Communications And The Media and is on the editorial board of Pediatric News.
He is also the author of Dad to Dad: Parenting Like A Pro, (AAP Publishing, 2012). David enjoys running, martial arts, and standup comedy. He lives in Wilmington with his wife, three children, and two step-children.
Yvonne MacKillop, RPA-C
Registered Physician Assistant since 2010. Attended undergraduate at Stony Brook University, in Stony Brook New York with a Major in Biology. Then went on to receive Bachelors in Physician Assistant Studies from Touro College School of Health Sciences, in Bayshore NY.
Yvonne has worked in Long Island NY and Sanford NC prior to moving to Wilmington. Her experience is in Family Practice Medicine, Women's health, and Pediatrics.
Yvonne joined KidzCare Pediatrics in February 2016, and is thrilled to be specializing in Pediatrics. She is so excited to be working alongside such experienced and caring Physicians. Her interests are strong in pediatric preventative medicine, breastfeeding, pediatric Gynecology and the care of our Foster Children.
Yvonne lives in Wilmington with her Husband, who is also a Physician Assistant in town. They have two children together, and two cats. Her hobbies include spending time with family, friends, gardening and healthy living.