On September 7, 2013, Dr. Phillips, along with fellow Rotary Club members, served struggling veterans at an ABCCM/VRQ (Veterans Restoration Quarter) dinner. As one of ABCCM’s ministries, VRQ focuses on restoring the lives of homeless veterans by providing help with educational and employment opportunities, as well as providing overall support and building personal stability for each veteran. The Rotary Club of Asheville-Biltmore helped out by cooking lunch and serving
From July 21st to 24th, 2013, Dr. Schmitt was asked to invite a team of local dentists whom are sponsored by Dentsply to attend a course about the surgical and restorative applications of Ankylos Implant System, which is a highly successful implant system that provides several potential benefits for immediate implant placement. Dr. Schmitt also met Dr. Paul Weigl, who was the main speaker at this Dentsply event. Dr.
Attending the annual AADSM (the nation’s exclusive organization of dentists who collaborate with physicians in treating Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) from May 30th-June 1, 2013, Dr. Phillips participated in advance lectures on diagnosis and treatment options that were given by world-renowned physicians and dentists specializing in sleep medicine. Because less than 50% of patients with a CPAP device consistently use their CPAP, many are finding oral appliance therapy
For example, Dr. Schmitt volunteers his time on a monthly basis to provide dental services through the Asheville Buncombe Community Christian Ministry (ABCCM). —– Phillips & Schmitt, DDS, PA 1111 Hendersonville Rd Asheville, NC 28803 Phone: (828) 254-1944 URL of Map
We’d also like to give a special thankyou to Parkers’ Karat Patch for allowing us to team up with them on these efforts this year. We look forward to doing this again in 2013! —– Phillips & Schmitt, DDS, PA 1111 Hendersonville Rd Asheville, NC 28803 Phone: (828) 254-1944 URL of Map
We’re exited to announce our partnership with Parkers’ Karat Patch to benefit underprivileged children through the Salvation Army of Asheville. We welcome patients and the general public to participate in one or both of the following drives: Pearls and Toys for Girls and Boys: From Dec. 1-10, bring a new, unwrapped toy valued at $10 or more to our office and receive a FREE freshwater pearl bracelet from
Dr. Phillips – along with Patient Treatment Coordinator Shirley and Dental Hygienist/Clinical Assistant Ann – just got back from a course on Advanced Dental Sleep Medicine, which has become a vital component of the extensive services we offer our patients. The top dental sleep medicine specialists in the country presented the latest diagnostic and treatment procedures to treat mild to moderate obstructive sleep apnea with oral appliance therapy.
Dr. Phillips and Dr. Schmitt — along with dental lab technicians (ceramists) Simon Sharpe and Kent Decker — attended the Georgia Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry meeting on Friday, October 19. The all-day seminar on advanced restorative and prosthodontic dentistry dealt with achieving optimal esthetic results for patients with challenging situations including crooked, malposed and discolored teeth. The lecture stressed the need for developing excellent working relationships with other
Dr. Douglas Phillips completed his visiting faculty role at Spear Education in Scottsdale, Ariz., co-teaching a workshop called “Facially Generated Treatment Planning” Sept. 5-7. He shared his expertise with approximately 30 dentists from around the world, including several from Canada and one from Norway. Dr. Phillips has been visiting Spear Education three times a year in his role as visiting faculty, and he continues as a mentor for
The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry has released a free e-booklet containing recipes using ingredients that are proven to help you keep your smile its best. Click here to download “Recipes for a Healthier Smile.” (You’ll need the free Adobe Reader to open the file.) Happy cooking! —– Phillips & Schmitt, DDS, PA 1111 Hendersonville Rd Asheville, NC 28803 Phone: (828) 254-1944 URL of Map