Dr. Benjamin R. Phillips MD Surgeon

Dr. Benjamin Phillips is a surgeon in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with Cooper University Health Care. He received his medical degree from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and has been in practice for 15 years. He is one of 24 doctors at Cooper University Health Care who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Cooper University Health Care

Education & Medical Training

Thomas Jefferson University
Residency, Colon and Rectal Surgery, 2008–2009

University of Tennessee Medical Center at Knoxville
Residency, General Surgery, 1999–2005

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Class of 1999

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Anastomotic leak rate after low anterior resection for rectal cancer after chemoradiation therapy.
Phillips, B.R., Harris, L.J., Maxwell, P.J., Isenberg, G.A., Goldstein, S.D.

Outcomes of low anterior resection anastomotic leak after preoperative chemoradiation therapy for rectal cancer.
Harris, L.J., Phillips, B.R., Maxwell, P.J., Isenberg, G.A., Goldstein, S.D.

RhoA/Rho-kinase: pathophysiologic and therapeutic implications in gastrointestinal smooth muscle tone and relaxation.
Rattan, S., Phillips, B.R., Maxwell, P.J.

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