Jan 26

Treatments to Close Gapped or Spaced Teeth

Posted by Phillip Gallegos

If gapped teeth are making you unhappy with the appearance of your smile, you can seek treatment. There are many cosmetic dentistry treatments that can close gaps between teeth and improve the smile's appearance. We welcome you to schedule a consultation with Albuquerque Cosmetic dentist Philip M. Gallegos for your personalized treatment plan.   Read More »

Jan 18

The Life Span of Tooth-Colored Fillings

Posted by Phillip Gallegos

A dental cavity is a fairly common oral health problem that can easily be treated in order to restore the structure and strength of the affected tooth. Although dental cavities have been in use for decades, it is only in recent years that patients have had so many restorative dentistry treatment options for repairing these damaged teeth. While patients in the past had to rely on noticeable metal fillings, an increasing number of patients are now turning to tooth-colored fillings. Tooth-colored fillings restore and protect the tooth without compromising its aesthetics. In addition, tooth-colored fillings strengthen the teeth and are extremely durable. In fact, the lifespan of tooth-colored fillings provides our Albuquerque patients with years of protection. Read More »

Mar 02

Tooth Colored Fillings vs. Silver Fillings

Posted by Phillip Gallegos

For our patients in Albuquerque, dental fillings are an ideal treatment for a minor to moderate amount of enamel loss due to tooth decay, tooth fractures, or trauma. Dental fillings are designed to fill the void created by decay or damage, and they can be used to even out the surface of the teeth. The team at Gallegos Family Dentistry can strategically apply durable, natural-looking dental fillings to restore the aesthetic of your smile and improve the health of your teeth.   Read More »

Jul 08

Porcelain Veneers Offer the Perfect Cosmetic Solution

Posted by Phillip Gallegos

The quest for a fantastic smile is one that challenges millions of adult dental patients. Unless you have had the luxury of being born with a flawless smile, there’s a chance that you’d like to improve or enhance something about the appearance of your teeth. In fact, even adults who have had the pleasure of a naturally great smile at one point in their lives may find that time and circumstances have caused it to deteriorate over the years.  Read More »

Jun 02

Albuquerque Dentist

Posted by Phillip Gallegos

Gallegos Family Dentistry specializes in your family's oral health.  We offer services to children as young as 0 and adults as old as 100.  Dr. Philip Gallegos is here to serve you and your family for years to come providing services to families in Albuquerque and all surrounding areas.  We offer all services under one roof, have an inviting practice, wonderful staff, and state-of-the-art technology.  We're in a convenient location on the westside of Albuquerque on the NW corner of Coors Blvd and Montano Rd across the street from Dions with plenty of parking.  We offer everything from complete exams, to full mouth restoration, dentures, emergency services, root canals, crowns, bridges, and whitening.  We offer senior discounts for individuals over the age of 65, and reward referrals with a lifetime supply of whitening.  We accept all insurances and offer convieinent payment options sure to fit anyones budget.   Finally we're open early mornings and late evenings and on Saturdays by appointment for those that have a hard time getting away from the daily grind.  So if you're in the market, just want to check us out, or just plain old curious, please give us a call at 505-503-6720 or visit us online at, and please don't forget to smile! Read More »

May 20

Your Albuquerque Westside Family Dentist!

Posted by Phillip Gallegos

Dr. Philip M Gallegos at Gallegos Family Dentistry is your westside comprehensive care, family dentist.  On May 12th, 2014 Gallegos Family Dentistry opened its doors to every family in New Mexico in need of a caring, compassionate, gentle, understanding, and trustworthy dentist.  Dr. Gallegos understands the need for caring and honest dentists in New Mexico, and for that reason he has equipped his office with state-of-the-art technology with the idea of educating and showing the patients exactly what he is seeing, instead of taking his word for it.   Read More »