About Us

B. Eric Phillips, DMD

Dr. Phillips was raised in the town of Houston, Delaware. He attended Swarthmore College in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania and received his dental training at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in Philadelphia. Following a one-year hospital general dental residency program in Wilmington, Delaware, Dr. Phillips began a practice in general dentistry. After practicing as a general dentist for fourteen years, he returned to Philadelphia to complete his endodontic training at Temple University.

Dr. Phillips opened a solo practice in Newark, Delaware in 1993 and after six years, he added associate endodontists to the practice. He opened a satellite office in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania in 1999. In 2005, his associates purchased his two-office practice and he continued to work with them in Newark. In November 2010, Dr. Phillips opened his practice in Greenville, North Carolina.

Dr. Phillips has been a clinical instructor of endodontics at Christiana Care, Division of Dentistry; and a former president of the Delaware State Dental Society. He is a member of the Delaware Academy of Medicine, the Pierre Fauchard Academy, the American Association of Endodontists, and the American Dental Association.

He has received awards from the Delaware State Dental Society, the Delaware Division of Public Health, the American Dental Association, and the American Association of Endodontists for his contribution to dentistry in the state of Delaware. He has participated in the Special Olympics Special Smiles since its inception in Delaware.

Dr. Phillips and his wife, Mary Lou, relocated to North Carolina in 2008. They have two daughters who live in Delaware and a son who lives in Wisconsin. Dr. Phillips enjoys training and spending time with his horses and dogs, whom he considers to be part of the family. As an endodontist, Dr. Phillips is committed to providing his patients with advanced, thorough care to help meet their dental needs.


Amber  –   Dental Assistant

Amber has been a dental assistant for a number of years and has worked with Dr. Phillips in Edenton. We are excited that Amber is working with us again. She is a great assistant and has been apart of our team since 2013. Amber loves spending time with her boys and dogs when not at work.

Vicky  –   Dental Assistant

Vicky has been a part of our team in the past as an Office Coordinator. We are excited to have her return as a Dental Assistant. She loves going to the River and spending all of her free time with her son and family.

Victoria – Office Coordinator

Victoria has been with us since 2017. She is responsible for scheduling, checking insurance, and other office needs. Victoria enjoys spending her free time with her husband, two children, and their dog.