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Colorectal Surgery

Matthew Philp, MD

Specialties

Colon/Rectal Surgery, Surgery

Distinctions
4.7
48 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

General Surgery at Jeanes

Jeanes Hospital

7500 Central Avenue

Physicians' Office Building

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

48 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

4.70 / 5.0

RATINGS BREAKDOWN

4.6
Gives easy to understand instruction
4.5
Explains in a way you understand
4.9
Listens carefully to you
4.9
Shows respect for what you say
4.6
Spends enough time with you
PATIENT COMMENTS
5.0
October 25, 2019

Dr. Matthew Philp and his N.P. [...] have been integral to my ability to heal and receive the necessary treatment from a very unfortunate medical anomaly I needed surgery to fix. I am so very pleased with my decision to go with Dr. Philp to take care of me.

5.0
October 1, 2019

Awesome doctor. Help me thru severe sickness - love this guy.

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.

Office Locations

General Surgery at Jeanes

Jeanes Hospital

7500 Central Avenue

Physicians' Office Building

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