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Asheville Dentist | History of the Toothbrush

Posted on Oct 16, 2014, by Grace Rizza

In 3500 BC, the Babylonians and Egyptians used chewing sticks to clean their teeth. Look how far the toothbrush has come! Learn more about the history of the toothbrush from your dentist in Asheville. —– Phillips & Schmitt, DDS, PA 1111 Hendersonville Rd Asheville, NC 28803 Phone: (828) 254-1944 URL of Map

Dr. Phillips attends a Masters Course in Dental Sleep Medicine

Posted on Oct 14, 2014, by Grace Rizza

On November 7-8, 2014, Dr. Phillips and hygienist, Ann Miller, will be attending the Masters Course in Dental Sleep Medicine in Minnesota. The seminar will feature methods and skills to successfully evaluate and treat patients with snoring and sleep apnea. If you experience any shortage of breath or snoring during sleep, request an appointment with us for a sleep apnea consultation. —– Phillips & Schmitt, DDS, PA 1111

Asheville Dentist | What to Do in Case of Dental Emergency

Posted on Oct 10, 2014, by Grace Rizza

Accidents always happen. Be sure to know what to do when one arises – it can be the difference of saving a tooth or losing one. A dental emergency is an injury to your teeth or gums that can be potentially serious. Ignoring one can increase the risk of permanent damage. For all dental emergencies, it is important to contact our office as soon as the injury occurs.

Asheville Dentist | Modern Dentistry Doesn’t Have to Hurt

Posted on Sep 18, 2014, by Grace Rizza

Communication is an important component to any relationship. Open communication is a major factor in how you measure the quality of care you receive. We strive to effectively communicate with you before, during and after your dental treatments. By maintaining open communication and gently presenting information about a procedure or condition, we will address your concerns and answer any questions you may have. Our open communication policy allows

Asheville Dentist, Dr. Phillips, attends Spear Education Annual Summit

Posted on Sep 18, 2014, by Grace Rizza

  Spear Education Faculty Club Annual Summit 2014 September 4-6, 2014 | Continuing Education | Scottsdale, Arizona Dr. Douglas Phillips (center) attended the meeting with Dr. Jeffrey Roeder (left) from Asheville, NC and Dr. Alex Greenwald (right) from New York, NY. This is an annual meeting for members of the Spear Education Faculty Club and approximately 900 dental professionals from many countries attended. The Summit discusses the current

Dentist in Asheville, Dr. Phillips, attends ICOI Summer Prosthetic Symposium

Posted on Sep 18, 2014, by Grace Rizza

  International Congress of Oral Implantology | Summer Prosthetic Symposium   August 21-23, 2014 | Continuing Education | Chicago, IL Your Asheville dentist, Dr. Phillips, is committed to helping you and your dental needs by continuing his education. Last month, Dr. Phillips attended the biannual meeting of the ICOI in Chicago, IL. The topic of the meeting was Dental Implant Failures. Speakers from around the world discussed techniques

Watch Our Asheville Dentist on Spotlight Carolina!

Posted on Aug 28, 2014, by Grace Rizza

Watch our very own Asheville Dentist, Dr. Phillips, on a segment of Spotlight Carolina! During the segment, Dr. Phillips discusses Dental Implants and answers common FAQs. Want to learn more about Implant Dentistry? Contact us today! —– Phillips & Schmitt, DDS, PA 1111 Hendersonville Rd Asheville, NC 28803 Phone: (828) 254-1944 URL of Map

Dentist in Asheville : Does Your Oral Health Put Your Heart at Risk?

Posted on Aug 25, 2014, by Grace Rizza

At our office, our dentist in Asheville and compassionate team not only care about your oral health but we also care about your overall wellness. Your overall wellness includes the health of your heart. You may not realize it, but there is a close connection between your heart and mouth. The mouth is a direct passageway to your body’s bloodstream. Extensive research from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Phillips and Schmitt, DDS, PA Participates in “Give Back A Smile”

Posted on Jun 19, 2014, by Grace Rizza

Phillips & Schmitt DDS, PA is an active participant in the “Give Back A Smile” program which is sponsored by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Charitable Foundation. GBAS is a life-changing program that helps those who have suffered injuries to their smiles as a result of intimate partner violence. The program has helped more than 1,400 individuals since its inception. More information about GBAS program can be found

Dentist in Asheville, Dr. Phillips, Attends the Worn Dentition Workshop

Posted on Jun 19, 2014, by Grace Rizza

June 10- June 12, 2014 | Worn Dentition Workshop | Scottsdale, AZ Dr. Phillips, our Asheville dentist, strives to provide his patients with high quality care and service. To do so, Dr. Phillips regularly attends seminars and continuing education courses to help him stay up-to-date with the latest in dental advancements. Recently, Dr. Phillips traveled to Scottsdale, AZ where he participated as a visiting faculty member in a workshop through