Born and raised in the vibrant city of Charlotte, North Carolina, Dr. David Phillips is a distinguished dental professional known for his exceptional skills, compassionate patient care, and extensive experience in various dental practice settings. Dr. Phillips was exposed to the world of dentistry from a young age. Inspired by his older brother, who also pursued a career as a dentist, Dr. Phillips felt a deep connection to the field. This familial influence ignited his passion and set him on a trajectory toward a rewarding career in dentistry.
Dr. Phillips is a proud alumnus of the prestigious University of North Carolina School of Dentistry. In May 1989, he graduated with a Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree, laying a strong foundation for his future endeavors in the field. Throughout his career, he has navigated through diverse practice situations, including being a private practice owner, an associate dentist, and roles within unique healthcare settings. Notably, he contributed his expertise to a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) and brought dental care to the residents of skilled nursing facilities through mobile dentistry services.
Dr. Phillips' professional focus is firmly grounded in his passion for oral surgery and restorative treatments. With a deep-seated commitment to delivering the highest quality of care to his patients, he continually hones his skills in these areas, striving for excellence in every procedure he undertakes. Beyond his technical expertise, Dr. Phillips takes pride in forming personal connections with his patients. His warm demeanor and genuine interest in their well-being create an atmosphere of trust and comfort, making even the most anxious patients feel at ease. He believes that understanding his patients on a personal level contributes to their overall dental health and enhances their overall experience.
Outside of dentistry, Dr. Phillips finds joy in spending time with his family. He is happily married and shares his home with two beloved dogs who bring an extra dose of happiness to his life. An avid golfer and kayaker, he relishes the beauty of the outdoors and finds solace on the golf course or the tranquil waters. Dr. Phillips is also an enthusiastic reader, always seeking to expand his horizons through literature. Cherishing the importance of family bonds, he is a dedicated grandfather who cherishes precious moments with his grandchildren.