Dr. John Phillips III, MD

Dr. John Phillips III, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. John Phillips III, MD is a dermatologist in Biloxi, MS and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Tulane University Of Louisiana in 1982 and specializes in dermatology.Read his story

2550 Pass Rd

Biloxi, MS 39531

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicare
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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more than 99% of peers
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Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Phillips III' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Phillips III "Dr. Phillips joined Biloxi Dermatology Solutions in 2014 after nearly thirty years of private dermatology practice in Louisiana and Mississippi. He is a board-certified dermatologist and dermatologic cosmetic surgeon offering expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer, acne and rosacea, as well and the use of advanced medical technology to repair and restore damaged and aging skin. Dr. Phillips received his undergraduate and medical degrees from Tulane University, where he was given the Order of the Gold Tipped Stethoscope Award for Outstanding Performance in Clinical Medicine. He also completed an internship in internal medicine and his dermatology residency at Tulane University Affiliated Hospitals. Among many academic appointments, Dr. Phillips has served as a staff physician for hospitals in Louisiana and Mississippi, a clinical professor at Tulane University School of Medicine, and a visiting professor at New Orleans' Charity Hospital, since 1986. He is a fellow of the American College of Physicians, the Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, and Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatologic Surgery. Additionally, Dr. Phillips holds certifications by the Louisiana, Mississippi, and Florida state boards of medical examiners."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Phillips III ""For more than thirty years, I've dedicated my life to improving the health and appearance of my patients' skin.  With the latest in advanced technology, treatments and procedures, I look forward to continuing to serve the dermatology needs of the Biloxi-Gulfport community as we educate everyone on the importance of proper skin care and, especially, the prevention and treatment of skin cancer.""

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

50  Conditions Treated

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11  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Botox® Injection
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Hair Removal
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Mississippi.

1 Sanction
  • Unknown (10/30/2017)
    Action Taken: Voluntary Surrender
    Summary: Phillips III, John Hunter MD: License # 10957: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: Unknown at this time. ACTION TAKEN: The Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure accepted the physician's VOLUNTARY SURRENDER of his Mississippi medical license.
    State: Mississippi
0 Board Actions

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


  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Tulane
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Tulane/Charity
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Phillips III' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Phillips III to family and friends
24 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

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Dr. Phillips III' Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Phillips III Says:

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Patient Comments (5)

Love this Doc! He spends time, listens and addresses all of your concerns. He is very friendly and made me feel very much at ease. I'm very happy with Dr. Phillips and feel comfortable to ask questions. The staff is friendly and pleasant. I will definitely recommend him to my friends and family.
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Dr. Phillips has been treating my psoriasis for 12 years. I hold him in the highest regard in his competency and professionalism .
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I am retired physician. He saw my wife who appeared to have severe flareup of chronic illness. He provided careful history/physical and made the correct diagnosis which was different without jumping to a conclusion to go with the known issue. She felt as if she was the only patient he had (there...more
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I love Dr phillips he is always so nice and he makes you feel comfortable to talk to about your concerns.
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I've had a wonderful experience everytime
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