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Colorectal Surgery

Matthew Philp, MD

Specialties

Colon/Rectal Surgery, Surgery

Distinctions
4.8
42 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
about me
publications
ratings & reviews
about me
Clinical Interests
  • Colon and recal cancer
  • Crohn's disease
  • Ulcerative colitis
  • Diverticulitis
  • Anorectal fistula
  • Complex polypectomy
  • Sphincter-sparing surgery for rectal cancer
  • Office-based and surgical treatment of hemorrhoidal disease
Research Interests
  • Surgical quality and outcomes
Education
  • MD, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
Training
  • Fellowship, Colon and Rectal Surgery, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA
  • Residency, General Surgery, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Board Certification
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Surgery
Memberships
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
  • Society of American and Gastrointestinal Surgeons
  • Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
Awards and Honors
  • H. Taylor Caswell Chief Resident Teaching Award
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
  • Top Doctors, Colon & Rectal Surgery, Philadelphia magazine, 2018-2019
offices

Office Locations

Temple General, Minimally Invasive & Bariatric Surgery

Jeanes Hospital 

Physicians' Office Building

7500 Central Avenue, Suite 208

Philadelphia, PA 19111

215-728-CARE

Temple University Hospital - Surgery

3509 N. Broad Street 
Boyer Pavilion, 6th Floor 
Philadelphia, PA 19140
800-TEMPLE-MED

publications
Digital Bibliography
Selected Publications

Ross H, Philp M. Future directions in minimally invasive surgery. In: Ross H et al, ed. Minimally Invasive Approaches to Colon and Rectal Disease. Springer. 2015.

A Serur, R Rhee, Philp M. The Role of a Bedside Assistant. In: Ross H, et al, ed. Robotic Approaches to Colorectal Surgery. Springer. 2015.

Philp M, Ross H. Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Diagnosis and Evaluation. In: Steele et al, ed. ASCRS Textbook of Colon and Rectal Surgery, 3rd Ed. Springer. 2016.

Philp M. CQI: Quality measures and tools for improvement. In: Lee S et al, ed. Advanced Colonoscopy and Endoluminal Surgery. Springer.

ratings & reviews

42 PATIENT SATISFACTION REVIEWS

Our Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to care provider related questions from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more.

OVERALL RATING

4.80 / 5.0

RATINGS BREAKDOWN

4.7
Give easy to understand instruction
4.6
Provider expl in way you understand
4.9
Provider listen carefully to you
4.9
Show respect for what you say
4.8
Spend enough time with you
PATIENT COMMENTS
5.0
June 24, 2019

great dr and staff

5.0
June 20, 2019

Great provider, excellent care!!!

5.0
May 28, 2019

Dr. Philp and his staff are very professional & wouldn't get a new doctor.

5.0
May 14, 2019

excellent doctor. save my life. God bless him

4.0
April 1, 2019

It was good [...].

3.5
March 23, 2019

Overall I had a good experience, but needed a second opinion based on my diagnosis.

4.0
March 6, 2019

Dr. Philp was recommended to me for my surgery and I was extremely confident in the referrer.

5.0
January 22, 2019

My experience with Dr. Philp was the best I could have hoped for, my cancer diagnosis had a positive outcome because of his excellent care.

5.0
January 2, 2019

Was very good experience and very attentive to the procedures. Thanks.

3.1
October 5, 2018

Good experience.

5.0
October 1, 2018

ALL OK.

5.0
October 1, 2018

I was satisfied with Dr. M. Philp MD. He was attentive to my issue & concern. Very professional.

Office Locations

Temple General, Minimally Invasive & Bariatric Surgery

Jeanes Hospital 

Physicians' Office Building

7500 Central Avenue, Suite 208

Philadelphia, PA 19111

215-728-CARE

Temple University Hospital - Surgery

3509 N. Broad Street 
Boyer Pavilion, 6th Floor 
Philadelphia, PA 19140
800-TEMPLE-MED