Dr. Phillip R. Newton is a Cum Laude graduate of Tulane University with a Bachelor of Science Biomedical Engineering Degree. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from Baylor College of Dentistry and completed his Doctor of Medicine Degree at Texas Tech Health Science Center.
Before joining our practice, Dr. Newton completed his Oral and Maxillofacial Residency at Texas A & M Health Science Center as well as Baylor College of Dentistry. During his residency, he gave back to the community by participating as a co-founder and dental care provider at Lubbock Impact Free Dental Clinic. There, Dr. Newton provided free dental care in the form of dental exams, extractions, and referrals for additional dental needs. Dr. Newton is currently serving his local community through the Baylor University Medical Center Cancer Screening, focusing on head and neck cancer screening services.
Outside of dentistry, Dr. Newton and his wife Sarah welcomed their first child, a beautiful baby girl, in June 2016. Although Dr. Newton has a full schedule, he manages to maintain an active lifestyle. His interests include kayaking, fishing, hunting and backpacking.