Dr. Paul Phillips, MD

Dr. Paul Phillips, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Paul Phillips, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Clinton, NJ and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Stony Brook Univ Hsc Sch Med in 1987 and specializes in ophthalmology.

64 Walmart Plz Uppr Level

Clinton, NJ 08809

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Phillips performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
very high
more than 95% of peers
Migraine
very high
more than 92% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Phillips's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

57  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pars Planitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

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3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.

Education

  • Stony Brook Univ Hsc Sch Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Roger Williams Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • New York Medical College
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Phillips has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Phillips' Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Phillips to family and friends
13 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Phillips' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Terribly managed practice. If you are bored and want to hang out someplace and waste a few hours, this place is for you....
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Used the Clinton Office. Staff were very good at greeting and getting you prepared for the actual exam. Wait was a bit long to see the doctor. Most of the work is done by the technician with Dr. Phillips doing the last part. Dr.P. was rude to me in front of his staff chastising me for using...more
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I agree the front desk staff could use some help in terms of being more welcoming but the doctor is great, I highly recommend him. You can tell he genuinely cares about his patients and their everyday lives - not just medical needs. He also did a good job trying to explain some of the eye terms to...more
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I would recommend the Doctor, very thorough. I have a problem with the staff. very rude! the girl at the desk; sue is very rude and should not be at the front desk. I overlooked her attitude due to the Doctor experience I received. Since this office takes my insurance, I know a lot of people who...more
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