David Phillips
 
Language: English, Spanish, Italian
Gender: Male
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Weill Cornell Medicine Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
1305 York Avenue , 5th Floor
New York, NY 10021
Fax
(646) 962-0030
Call
(646) 962-6328
Weill Cornell Medicine Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
156 William Street , 12th Floor
New York, NY 10038
Fax
(646) 962-0030
Call
(646) 962-6328

Personal Statement

David J. Phillips, M.D. is a fellowship-trained facial plastic surgeon and Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at Weill Cornell Medicine in New York City.  Dr. Phillips specializes in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the face, head, and neck – facelift/neck lift, cosmetic and functional rhinoplasty, Botox/Dysport, injectable facial fillers, blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery), fat transfer, liposuction, scar revision, otoplasty (ear pinning and earlobe repair), reconstruction after Mohs surgery, and repair of facial trauma.

Dr. Phillips is committed to providing his patients with compassionate, world-class care at every stage of the process and aims to deliver the most natural appearing, long-lasting results while minimizing downtime and discomfort. 

Dr. Phillips graduated with honors from Washington University in St. Louis with a bachelor’s degree in Biology and Spanish.  He received his medical degree from Weill Cornell Medical College, where he was awarded the Siegel Family Prize and James A. Moore Scholarship for excellence in head and neck surgery. 

Following medical school, Dr. Phillips completed residency training at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital – Columbia and Weill Cornell. During his final year, Dr. Phillips served as chief resident at Weill Cornell, Columbia University Medical Center, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, and was awarded the Distinguished Housestaff Award by NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital.  Upon completing residency, Dr. Phillips was selected to complete a highly coveted fellowship in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery at Glasgold Group Plastic Surgery in Princeton, New Jersey. 

Dr. Phillips is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery and is a member of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  He has routinely published articles in the peer-reviewed literature and has presented his work at local, regional, and national conferences. 

if you are scheduled to see Dr. Phillips as a new patient, please complete his new Patient Packet.

Specialties & Expertise

Specialties

  • Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Otolaryngology (ENT)

Expertise

  • Facelift
  • Neck Lift
  • Rhinoplasty
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox and Fillers
  • Restylane
  • Juvederm Fillers
  • Browlift
  • Fat Transfer
  • Neck Liposuction
  • Insertion of Chin Implant
  • Otoplasty/Ear Pinning Surgery
  • Repair of Earlobe
  • Repair, Mohs Procedure Defect
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Deviated Nasal Septum
  • Nasal Bone Fracture
  • Repair of Nasal Valve
  • Scar Revision
  • Facial Lesion
  • Laceration Repair of Face
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat Problems

Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the physician’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this physician is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • Aetna - Weill Cornell - POS
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Blue Priority Network
  • CIGNA
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X Enhanced
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - NYPH Employees Only
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI - CBP
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicare
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare Advantage
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Health Care - Medicare
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care - Community Plan
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Medicare
  • VNSNY CHOICE - HMO

Qualifications

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology

Clinical & Academic Positions

Assistant Attending Otolaryngologist
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.D., Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University, 2012
  • B.A., Washington University in St. Louis, 2008