All professionals at Augusta Pediatric Dentistry maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.
Dr. Phillip H. Miller
Dr. Phillip H. Miller graduated from the Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry in 1973. He was in the first class that was accepted to the dental school. In 1975, Dr. Miller completed his residency in Pediatric Dentistry at James Whitcomb Riley Children’s Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana. Riley Hospital is the largest children’s hospital in the world. Dr. Miller’s training consisted of all phases of dental care for the infant, child, teenager and handicapped. A strong emphasis was placed on early, interceptive and full orthodontic treatment.
On July 8th, 1975, Dr. Miller opened his practice in Augusta, Georgia on Central Avenue. In April 1979, Dr. Miller moved to the present location on Kings Chapel Road. The office was constructed and designed to provide both efficient dental care and a comfortable, relaxing environment for the parents. With the efforts of Dr. Miller’s wife, Laura, and his helpful staff there is an on going commitment to make you and your child’s dental experience the best it can be.
Dr. Miller attends an average of 100 hours per year of continuing education, in addition to reading extensively to keep abreast of the current dental literature.
Dr. Miller is currently a member of the following organizations:
- American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) - Georgia State Chapter
- American Dental Association
- Georgia Dental Association
- Eastern District Dental Society
- Augusta Dental Society
- American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
- Southeastern Society of Pediatric Dentistry - President 2006-2007 (Past Member of the Board of Directors)
- Georgia Academy of Pediatric Dentistry - Past President for 7 years
"My children actually love going to the dentist because of your office and staff. Everyone is always so friendly and knowledgeable."
Anonymous (October 28, 2014)
"I have been taking my (4yr old) granddaughter to Dr. Miller for almost 3 years. Starting out she was very anxious and I was NOT to leave her side. Now thanks to Dr. Miller and his staff she is very comfortable and relaxed and looks forward to each visit. I sit in the lobby these days."
by Lisa (October 1, 2014)
"My family loves this Dentist!!! The staff is wonderful, kind, and very attentive to the needs of my children."
Anonymous (September 24, 2014)
"We have always been extremely satisfied with Dr.Miller and his entire staff. My 4 year old is always excited to go and is so comfortable he insists on going back by himself. He has been seeing Dr.Miller for 2 years and our 1 year old daughter sees him as well. We couldn't have picked a better dentist for our children!"
Kaitlynn (September 16, 2014)
"Daughter had a good experience today."
Anonymous (September 5, 2014)
"Wonderful staff, relaxing office & encouragement go a long way here!"
Anonymous (July 26, 2014)
"Great service and he was very comfortable in the office and with the service."
Travis (July 25, 2014)
"I have a special needs daughter and they are wonderful with her. Everyone is so patient and understanding to her needs. I would not go anywhere else."
Angie Thompson (July 24, 2014)
"Dr. Miller and his staff always greet my family with a smile!"
Shanta Travis (July 16, 2014)
"The staff at Dr. Miller's office are amazing! Couldn't ask for a better group of people to take my children to! Very patient and sweet ladies!"
Paige Wilhelm (July 10, 2014)
"We always have a great experience when we come here"
Theresa morris (June 30, 2014)
"They are always wonderful and very thorough. I would not take my son anywhere else. I love the staff. Awesome!!!!!"
Zakia Yeldell (June 23, 2014)
"You are so good to my kids and I really appreciate that thank you"
Ruth beck-croyle (May 16, 2014)
"Love this Dentist Office, everyone is so polite. They really care about the needs of there patients."
Anonymous (May 13, 2014)
"Thanks for a great visit -as always! Everyone is always helpful & friendly! Dr. Miller & his staff ROCKS!"
Michelle McBurney (May 8, 2014)
"Thank you all for everything. You guys are the best!"
Laura Davis (April 17, 2014)
"Dr. Miller has been taking care of Felipe for dental care since he was three. We are always satisfied with his staff and his cheerful chair side manner"
Roselda A. Reynoso (April 17, 2014)
"They are just as wonderful as they were when I started going 14 years ago. It was good to see Dr. Miller after my child's cleaning, just to say everything looks great. :)"
Anonymous (April 15, 2014)
"Everyone in Dr. Miller's office is very nice and helpful. We've been going to see Dr. Miller for 11 years!"
Anonymous (April 15, 2014)
"I love the staff here! I have never met so many very kind people. They are full of beautiful smiles, very helpful, welcoming, and super with the kids! It really feels like you are adding another branch of family to your life. They are wonderful. My girls love the picture that Dr. Miller takes at the beginning with him that are magnets on the fridge. I'll never take them anywhere else."
Pleased MOM! (April 8, 2014)
"The entire staff is very patient, caring, and friendly! They make my child feel safe & secure while they're doing procedures. The keep parents informed of everything."
Taneshia K. Wood (March 24, 2014)
Anonymous (March 18, 2014)
"Dr Miller and all of the ladies are the best in town. My son has high anxiety but they keep him calm and do what needs to be done."
Mrs. Brown (March 5, 2014)
"Timely service, AMAZING STAFF, EXCELLENT CARE!"
Jameika (February 20, 2014)
"Everyone is super awesome!!"
Anonymous (February 19, 2014)
"There are no word to describe my appreciation and love for everyone in this practice! I highly recommend Augusta Pediatric Dentist to anyone with kids."
Laura Davis (February 19, 2014)
"Very caring staff. Always takes time to explain every procedure."
Casie Turner (February 19, 2014)
"Dr.Miller and his entire staff are wonderful and caring. Everytime my children have an appointment I am informed frequently about how they are doing. Love everything they do for my children."
Casie Turner (February 10, 2014)
"I will give Dr. Miller's office a 10 across the board ... I'll suggest his office to everyone"
Cheryl Johnson (February 3, 2014)
"The staff was very professional. We were greeted with a smile and an introduction. My daughter was very comfortable with the office without having me at her side. The office visit took less time than I expected."
Anonymous (February 3, 2014)
"I went to Dr. Miller as a child and was so pleased to see that he was still in practice when it came time for my children to visit the dentist. I have 3 children that love it here. My oldest and youngest have been thru orthodontic treatment here with great results."
Anonymous (January 25, 2014)