Dr. Melissa Phillips, MD

Dr. Melissa Phillips, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 64
Dr. Melissa Phillips, MD is a family medicine specialist in Ringgold, GA and has been practicing for 35 years. She graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in family medicine.

4700 Battlefield Pkwy Ste 200

Ringgold, GA 30736

Contact Information

(706) 861-4990

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Phillips "The mission of Memorial Health Care System and Catholic Health Initiatives is to nurture the healing ministry of the Church by bringing it new life, energy, and viability in the 21st century. Fidelity to the Gospel urges us to emphasize human dignity and social justice as we move toward the creation of healthier communities. "

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

249  Conditions Treated

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39  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Liver Function Test
  • Mole Removal
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Stitches
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Wellness Examination
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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.


  • Carson Newman College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Holston Vly Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Melissa Phillips, MD
Saw her for yrs and loved her until Jan. She made a mistake on a Prescr and instead of fixing it her nurse humiliated me, lied to me, belittled me and treated me less than human. I tried to make an apt. With the dr to try to clear things up and see if she was aware of what her nurse done and they...Read More
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Kristy Abernathy in Chickamauga, GA – Mar 23, 2017
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Dr. Phillips is thorough and goes over every prescription and vitamins that you take. She is easy to talk to and I would recommend her to anyone who wants a doctor that cares!
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Sylva, NC – Aug 22, 2016
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I have been seeing Dr. Phillips for several years. I like how she listens to you and spends time with you. She does not seem like she is in a hurry to get on to the next patient. She's also very down-to-earth and you can talk to you about anything.
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Kay in Rossville, GA – Jul 11, 2016
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She has treated with concern and experience and I've had the best results with her. I'm so appreciative that she is my Dr
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