Phillip H. Durden, DMD, MAGD, FAACP
Meet Our Implant Dentist
General and cosmetic dentist Dr. Phillip Durden was born in Athens, Georgia and grew up in the surrounding area. He graduated from the University of Georgia in Athens in 1985 with a Bachelor of Science in Microbiology. While attending UGA, he played trumpet in the UGA Redcoat Band and was a member of the Premedical Honor Society, Alpha Epsilon Delta.
Dr. Durden completed his dental education with honors at the Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry in 1989 and opened his Athens area dental practice in August of that year.
Dr. Durden and the Winterville Dental team are dedicated to lifelong learning. They continually participate in hands-on courses in advanced dentistry including dental implants, full mouth rehabilitation, sedation dentistry, TMJ and obstructive sleep disorders, craniofacial pain and orthodontics.
Complimented by a general interest in people, Dr. Phillip Durden's philosophy of conservative and comprehensive dental care is supported by a friendly, knowledgeable team of professionals ensuring a compassionate approach to treatment.
In addition to his broad training and clinical experience, Dr. Durden has equipped the Winterville Dental facility to provide a full range of services in general, implant, and cosmetic dentistry.
Dr. Durden and his wife Janine enjoy spending time at the lake and traveling when time allows. Recently, Dr. Durden has pursued a lifelong interest in aviation by obtaining his private pilot license. His hobby now includes taking friends and family up for a ride whenever he can. Dr. Durden and Janine have two children.