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Derrick D. Phillips, M.D.
Verified Patient Rating: 4.82 (39 patient reviews and ratings)
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Joint Replacement, Ankle, Foot, Hip, Knee, Shoulder, Sports Injuries, Trauma

Derrick D. Phillips, M.D., is a native of Georgia and a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon who offers surgical and nonsurgical care, specializing in joint replacement, arthroscopy, fracture care, and pain injections.

While undergoing residency training at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Dr. Phillips was given the distinction of “Resident of the Year.” He has given numerous presentations at professional meetings, was published in Journal of Hand Surgery, and is a member of Who’s Who in Health and Medical Services. Currently, Dr. Phillips is on staff at North Coliseum Hospital, Houston Medical Center, and Perry Hospital.

Dr. Phillips enjoys bicycling, exercising, going to concerts and health spas, running, and amateur sports. He is also a participant in Spartan Spirit obstacle course events. 

“Dr. Phillips is always courteous and attentive to my concerns. Have performed two operations. Consult with him before I have to see a specialist outside of his field. Have been a patient for over 20 years.”
– Ronald M.
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“it was all good I have recommend other people to him”
– Henry O.
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“Dr. Phillips was very nice and took care of my concerns as well as explaining everything to me in a way I could understand.”
– Brian V.
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Education & Training

  • Bachelor of Science in Biology: Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
  • Doctor of Medicine: Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA
  • Rotating Surgical Internship: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH
  • Orthopaedic Surgery Residency: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH


  • Board Certification: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Associations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • Medical Association of Georgia
  • National Board of Medical Examiners
  • National Medical Association

Team Affiliations

  • Fort Valley State University
  • Houston County High Schools

Hospital Affiliations

  • Houston Medical Center
  • Coliseum Medical Center
  • Coliseum Northside Hospital

Warner Robins

(478) 953-4563