5615 Valley Ave. E., Tacoma, WA 98424
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Skill and compassion go hand in hand when providing exceptional patient care. As dental professionals, we stay up to date on the latest advancements in dentistry in order to provide the most current treatment options for our patients. We recognize that our patients are unique individuals who have placed a great deal of trust in our team. That is just one reason why we value every patient relationship.
We appreciate the time you’ve taken to visit this site and find out more about our dental practice, our team, and the many services we can provide to help you achieve optimum oral health.
Keith Phillips, D.M.D., M.S.D., C.D.T., F.A.C.P.
Dr. Keith Phillips received his D.M.D. from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, a certificate in Prosthodontics with an M.S.D. from the University of Washington School of Dentistry, and is also credentialed in IV Sedation Dentistry. A Prosthodontist is an expert in cosmetics, dental implants, crowns, bridges, and dentures. Dr. Phillips is one of the few Prosthodontists in Washington who is Board Certified, achieved by successfully completing a series of rigorous exams administered by the American Board of Prosthodontics.
After his postdoctoral training, Dr. Phillips became Assistant Professor of Restorative Dentistry at the University of Pennsylvania as well as Chief of Restorative Dentistry at the University of Pennsylvania Medical Center. Dr. Phillips returned to the University of Washington to become Director of the Graduate Program in Prosthodontics from 1996-2004. In 2014, he became the first dentist in Washington to earn a Certified Dental Technician credential, specializing in Implants.
In addition to his private practice, Dr. Phillips is Affiliate Associate Professor at the University of Washington, University of Pennsylvania, and the University of Southern California. He lectures nationally and internationally, has extensive textbook and professional journal publications, and is a former Associate Editor of the Journal of the American Dental Association.
Dr. Phillips is married, with two grown children. In addition to his love of dentistry, he enjoys music, boating, and exploring the country by motorcycle.
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Nick Parque, D.D.S.
Dr. Nick Parque received his undergraduate education from Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington, after which he successfully completed his D.D.S. at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry, in Detroit, Michigan. Following dental school, Dr. Parque pursued advanced training through a General Practice Residency at Swedish Medical Center in Seattle, Washington. This residency training gave him experience treating patients with complex medical issues, including patients with developmental delays, and those with dental anxiety. This residency experience also enabled Dr. Parque to obtain advanced training in oral surgery procedures, pediatric dentistry, implant dentistry, and root canal therapies. Dr Parque is also credentialed in IV Sedation Dentistry.
Dr. Parque treats his patients like family and takes pride in delivering the highest quality of care to all of the patients he sees.
Dr. Parque enjoys participating in many outdoor activities available to us in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. His Labradoodle, Wrigley often comes along. Dr. Parque is also fond of reading, playing his guitar, and cheering on the Zags.
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