About Sunnyvale Dentistry
Sunnyvale Dentist: George T Philip, DMD
Dr. Philip is a lifelong resident of Mesquite Texas. He graduated from Poteet High School in 1994. After graduation, he attended Texas Christian University and earned his Bachelor of Science degree in 1998. Dr. Philip worked as a Dental Assistant for a year to get hands-on experience before entering Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine in Ft. Lauderdale Florida. It was here that he earned his Bachelor of Dental Medicine Degree in 2003. Upon returning to Mesquite, Texas, he worked as an Associate Dentist in the office of Dr. J. David Toney. In December of 2004, Dr. Philip purchased his own practice. Dr. Philip is interested in every aspect of dentistry. He is constantly taking Continuing Educational Courses to provide his patients with the latest dental treatments out there. Dr. Philip focuses on educating his patients about all dental treatments available. He strives to treat all of his patients in-office. However, should there be an especially complex case, he will refer to a specialist and only to one he knows personally. He sees and treats all age groups from children to the elderly. He loves spending all of his free time with his wife (Betsy) and his two children (Christian and David). When he has spare time, he plays basketball and exercises often. He is a lifelong Dallas Cowboys and Dallas Mavericks fan! And a HUGE FAN of the TCU Horned Frogs Football Team.
Our Dental Team
Mary - Dental Hygienist
Mary is a dental hygienist. Originally from Nebraska, Mary received her B.S. in Biology at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln before going to dental hygiene school in Boston, MA at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences where she received her second B.S. in Dental Hygiene. She completed her Master of Science degree at Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry and is currently an adjunct faculty member as a Clinical Assistant Professor at the school. She believes in providing the highest quality of patient care, education, and helping patients understand the importance of preventative oral health care. In her spare time, Mary likes trying new types of food. She also enjoys doing yoga as well as traveling.
Michelle - Financial Coordinator
Michelle has been in the dental field for 12+ years. As a financial coordinator, Michelle is responsible for matters related to funding and money management. She is in charge of all patient financial reports. She will help you utilize your insurance benefits to the fullest. Michelle is also responsible for planning and coordinating all payment options that we have available for our patients. She strives to help you find a payment option suitable for you. Michelle is a born and raised Texan. She is happily married and has three children. In her spare time, she loves doing crafts and spending as much time as she can with her family.
Gaye - Dental Assistant
Gaye has been a Registered Dental Assistant for the past 20 years. She takes prides in what she does and enjoys building great relationships with her patients in order to make them feel comfortable in the chair. She answers all questions a patient may have about their treatment and encourages them to complete what is needed. Gaye believes that if you understand exactly what you need and why, you can feel more comfortable and confident in your treatment. In her spare time, Gaye enjoys doing yard work, shopping and traveling.
Alejandra - Dental Hygienist
Alejandra, who likes to go by Alex, attended Southwest Texas State University in San Marcos Texas where she studied Fine Arts and Sciences. She later attended Baylor College of Dentistry and graduated in 1997 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene. Shortly after graduation, Alex moved to Lucerne, Switzerland in 1999 to work as a Dental Hygienist. She resided overseas for 2 years and enjoyed every bit of her experience as well as her travel time there. Alex returned to Texas in 2001 and accepted a part-time job with Baylor College of Dentistry as a Hygiene Clinical Instructor. She enjoys passing her time with her parents, brothers, and their families as well as her friends. But, most importantly, she loves spending time with her “sidekick,” a little black Schnauzer named Izzy. And when she can squeeze in extras, she enjoys all aspects of the fine arts: painting, a variety of performances and music, singing with her choir, knitting and other crafts, and doing outdoor activities.