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Derrick D. Phillips, M.D.
Verified Patient Rating: 4.7
(22 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. 

“Everyone in the practice, from the receptionists, the nurses, x-ray techs and physicians are exceptionally pleasant, efficient and knowledgeable! Thanks to all of you for all you do everyday!”
– Tonya C.
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“Best Physician in the Whole Wide World. All doctors should emulate his Skills, Professionalism and Mannerism!”
– Catherine J.
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“I've been a patient of Dr Philips for several years and have not been disappointed with his care and medical oversight of my treatment plans. He's patient, professional, personable; consistently providing quality service. His staff in the back, as well as, his physician Assistance, are just as accommodating and dedicated. Excellent, excellent, excellent. Thanks to all of you and keep up the great work. God Bless!”
– Angela B.
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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


(478) 953-4563