William A. Phillips, MD, FAAP, FACS
- Texas Medical Center
- Specialty Care
Phone: 832-822-3100 (Main) | 281-282-1900 (Clear Lake)
Attending Surgeon, Orthopedic Surgery, Texas Children's Hospital
Professor, Orthopedics and Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine
|Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center||fellowship||Spinal Deformity Surgery||1984|
|University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine||residency||Orthopaedic Surgery||1983|
|University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine||internship||General Surgery||1979|
|University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine||medical school||Doctor of Medicine||1978|
William A. Phillips, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in pediatric orthopedics. He has special interest in complex spinal disorders such as scoliosis, kyphosis, spondylolysis and spondylolisthesis, as well as disorders for the cervical spine such as Klippel-Feil syndrome, Atlanto-axial instability and swan neck deformity.
Dr. Phillips serves as a professor for the departments of Orthopedic Surgery and Pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine. He is also the Chief Emeritus of the section of Orthopedic Surgery and Scoliosis at Texas Children's Hospital.
He is a nationally recognized lecturer and has authored book chapters regarding spinal problems in children and other pediatric orthopedic topics.
Following undergraduate studies at the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana, Dr. Phillips earned his medical degree from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. He completed his internship and a residency in orthopedic surgery at University of Chicago Hospital, followed by a fellowship in spinal disorders at Rush-Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago.
Dr. Phillips' professional memberships include the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (Fellow), American Academy of Pediatrics (Fellow), American Orthopedic Association, Scoliosis Research Society (Fellow), Pediatric Orthopedic Society of North America, Cervical Spine Research Society, American Academy of Cerebral Palsy And Developmental Medicine, Orthopedic Research Society, Mid-America Orthopedic Association, American Medical Association, American College of Surgeons (Fellow), Texas Orthopedic Association, Texas Medical Association, Texas Pediatric Society, Houston Orthopedic Society and Harris County Medical Society.
|Academic Orthopaedic Society||Member|
|American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons||Fellow, 1998 - Present|
|American Medical Association||Fellow, 1989 - Present|
|Scoliosis Research Society||Fellow|