Dr. Joel Phillips, MD

Dr. Joel Phillips, MD

Allergy & Immunology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
Dr. Joel Phillips, MD is an allergy & immunology specialist in Clearwater, FL and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from University of Miami / School of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in allergy & immunology and internal medicine.Read his story

708 Druid Rd E

Clearwater, FL 33756

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Allergic Reaction
very high
more than 99% of peers
Allergic Rhinitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Phillips' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Phillips "I am a Board Certified Allergy/Immunology specialist with more than 35 years experience. My Continuing Education Certification is impeccable. I will handle the most difficult and most simple cases to bring a patient a clear diagnosis and treatment. I have an Allergy Nurse practitioner and soon to join Associate Physician Kerry Phillips Reller, MD. There is always someone covering our practice. If we can't help you, we will get you to the correct caring specialist through our vast associations.and colleagues gathered over 35 years of practice. No one is turned away. This is our promise."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Phillips "Dr. Phillips is Certified Asthma -Allergy Specialist in Clearwater, FL at J.Wayne Phillips MD PA . We treat children and adults!!! We are dedicated to improving the quality of life by minimizing asthma and allergy symptoms, coughing, wheezing, itching, shortness of breath, congestion, postnasal drip, sinus headaches, rashes. Get a new lease on life with an open nose and full breathing capacity. Stay out of hospital and the doctors's office. All insurance accepted. 24/7 coverage"

2  Specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
    Accredited by: American Board of Allergy & Immunology*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

12  Conditions Treated

20  Procedures

  • Allergen Immunotherapy
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Shots for Insect Stings
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Testing for Hypersensitivity to Insects
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Blood Allergy Testing
  • Breath Testing
  • Desensitization
  • Drug Allergy Testing
  • Drug or Food Challenge
  • Environmental Allergy Testing
  • Immunization
  • Immunotherapy
  • Lung Spirometry
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Patch Testing
  • Spirometry
  • Xolair® Therapy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University of Notre Dame
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1968
  • University of Miami / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Ochsner Foundation
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Internal Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of South Florida
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Allergy/immunology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University of South Florida
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977
    Other Education | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • man of year, 8/05 safet
  • pediatric asthma award PINELLAS CTY., 7/2009
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Phillips' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Phillips to family and friends
26 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Phillips' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Received excellent care, my symptoms improved dramatically.
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Worst doctor experience of my life! He was berating his staff before our interview even began. He was unaware of my genetic illness and was unable to correctly pronounce it. After showing him active eczema on my body he asked me when I got rid of eczema? What? I have it now. After I pushed back at...more
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I would recommend him to anyone who has an immune problem or allergies. He spends a lot of time with you trying to figure out the right course of treatment.
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Dr Phillips is the only doc I have seen who has been able to get my allergies under control. He always takes time with you instead of rushing off to the next patient like a lot of doctors do. His nurse practitioner is also great. The staff is always friendly and helpful. I highly recommend this...more
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Took wks. to get in despite bad allergy reaction, waited over 2 hours past appt. time in freezing waiting room with painfully hard chairs. Dr. spent less than 5 minutes with me and told me two very different medical conditions I have are the same, which made me not trust. 6 wk. wait for tests,...more
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