Dr. Timothy Phillips, MD

Dr. Timothy Phillips, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(13)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Timothy Phillips, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Brunswick, GA. He is 66 years old. Dr. Phillips is affiliated with Optim Medical Center -Tattnall.

1111 Glynco Pkwy Ste 30A

Brunswick, GA 31525

Contact Information

(800) 827-6536

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 92% of peers
Low Back Pain
high
more than 84% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 80% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Phillips "At Optim Orthopedics, we know you're not yourself when even just one part of you is hurt. Because in orthopedics, everything is connected: bones, joints, ligaments, and cartilage. We're connected too. Our doctors cover every bone in the body and we work together as a team for our patients. We call our approach - Combined Strength, and we use it to get you back to you."

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
52

Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Kyphosis
  • Limb Pain
  • Lordosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Fracture

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Procedures

  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Disc Replacement
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lower Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spine Surgery
  • Total Disc Replacement
  • Vertebroplasty

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.

Education

  • University Of Minnesota Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of Vermont
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Boston University Med Ctr/Univ Hp
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Fletcher Allen Health Care
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Mi Hosps and Health Ctrs
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • American Board Of Neurological Surgeons
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Phillips has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Phillips' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Phillips to family and friends
3.5
based on 13 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Phillips' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in North Augusta, SC |
My granddaughter works forbade. Phillips. After months of her telling me that my pain was coming from my neck and not my shoulder, as I was told by another doctor, I finally made an appointment with Dr. Phillips. He understood that as being 80 years old, I was in no hurry to have any surgery. We talked about each option I had and decided that at home traction would be best. I have been doing the traction and my neck, shoulder and arm pain has pretty much disappeared. Great doctor in my book!
Statesboro, GA |
SEEN HIM FOR A SECOND OPINION. HE TOOK HIS TIME WITH ME MAKING SURE I UNDERSTOOD WHAT EXACTLY WAS GOING ON WITH MY NECK. EXPLAINED ALL MY OPTIONS THAT I HAVE. I THINK DR PHILLIPS IS A WONDERFUL DOCTOR AND AN ASSET TO OUR SMALL COMMUNITY. I HAVE GOTTEN SEVERAL OF MY FAMILY MEMBERS TO COME IN TO SEE DR. PHILLIPS. GOOD JOB OPTIM!!
Claxton Ga |
Dr Phillips done surgery on my back and I was worse than I was before surgery I don't recommend him at all I was told it was a very simple surgery now I have a spinal cord stimulator in my back and in pain all the time when we decided to get a second opinion I was told if I don't see who he wanted me to see I was on my own so I am own my own
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Hospitals where Dr. Phillips has admitting privileges

Optim Medical Center -Tattnall
247 S Main St
Reidsville, GA 30453
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