We want you to know that we depend on satisfied patients like yourself for our continued success. To do so, Apple Dental Center employs modern advances in dentistry. These include computerized operatories, digital x-rays, tooth-colored fillings, Zoom chairside tooth whitening, all ceramic crowns and veneers, and the restoration of dental implants. We continually strive to stay current with the latest technology in dentistry including computerized interactive patient education.
All our doctors share the goal to consistently deliver high quality professional services, be accessible, and be caring and sensitive to the individual needs of each patient. We are also a BBB Accredited Business since June 1988, having a consistent BBB rating of A+. Our doctors thank you for the privilege and opportunity to serve you.
Britt Barwise, DDS
Dr. Barwise has been in Nueces County for over 30 years, currently calling Port Aransas his home. He was born in Austin, however, spent most of his early years growing up in Fredericksburg, Texas and graduating from Fredericksburg High School in 1980. He received his undergraduate degree in Biology from Angelo State University in 1985. Although he was accepted into all three Texas Dental Schools, he chose to attend one of the top dental schools in the nation, the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Texas. He subsequently graduated from there in 1987.
Dr. Barwise entered into private practice in Corpus Christi at Apple Dental Center, Inc. in 1987 where he has continued to practice. For over 30 years, he has been a member of the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association and the Nueces Valley District Dental Society.
Dr. Barwise is an avid fisherman, holds a US Coast Guard Captains license, and is a long time board member as well as past President of the Corpus Christi Big Game Fishing Club. At a young age, he spent many hours on his family's ranch, hunting and enjoying the great outdoors. He continues to share this enthusiasm with his wife many years, Christy. Dr. Barwise and Christy are both active in their children's school and sporting activities. They have two children, Kylee (daughter) and Mason (son).
Tim Wanek, DDS
Born and raised here in Corpus Christi, Dr. Wanek attended Windsor Park Elementary, Cullen Middle School and King High School. After high school, Dr. Wanek left for College Station where he attended and graduated from Texas A & M University in 4 years with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology in 1983.
Upon graduation, Dr. Wanek then moved to San Antonio where he attended and graduated from the University of Texas Health Science Center School of Dentistry, receiving a Doctorate of Dental Surgery in 1987. He has practiced dentistry at Apple Dental Center since 1988.