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 residency program in general dentistry in Wilmington, Delaware, Dr. Phillips began a practice in general dentistry. After practicing as a general dentist for 14 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 two associate endodontists and opened a satellite office in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania. In 2005, his associates purchased his two-office practice, and he continued to work with them in Newark until February 2008. In addition to being a full-time practitioner, he has been a clinical instructor of endodontics at the ChristianaCare Division of Dentistry and a former president of the Delaware State Dental Society. He has been 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 also participated in the Special Olympics Special Smiles program since its inception in Delaware and has been an active member of his church.
Dr. Phillips and his wife relocated to North Carolina in 2008, and he has been practicing in Greenville since 2010. Dr. Phillips enjoys spending time with his horses and dogs. Dr. and Mrs. Phillips have two daughters and a son.
Meet Our Team
When you visit our office, you will be in the hands of an experienced, compassionate and knowledgeable team of professionals! Our team members are here to help our endodontist address your dental problem and restore the health of your smile and your comfort. You can meet each of our team members below, and they look forward to talking with you when you call 252-752-6644 for your endodontic treatment in Greenville, North Carolina.
Mary Lou has managed both medical and dental offices in the past and joined our team in December 2020. In her spare time, she enjoys crocheting and painting.
Carol worked for Dr. Phillips in his Delaware practice and has joined our team, working remotely as support staff. Carol and her husband live in Southern Delaware.
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 a part of our team since 2013. Amber loves spending time with her boys and her dogs when not at work.
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.