Dr. Phillips Joins Medical Staff

01/08/13

Jeffrey Phillips, MD Joins Medical Staff at Winchester Hospital

Winchester Hospital has welcomed a new family medicine doctor to its medical staff. A resident of Cambridge, Jeffrey Phillips, MD is practicing at Medford Family Care in Medford. 

Dr. Phillips received his medical degree from the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester. He completed a three-year residency in family medicine at Tufts University in Boston, where he was chief resident.

Dr. Phillips will be replacing Poul Laplante, MD, who retired in the fall. Dr. Laplante started the practice 20 years ago.

Dr. Laplante said, “Dr. Phillips in addition to being a superb physician, will be a good fit for the practice and I am confident that my patients will be well cared for.”

Dr. Phillips is accepting new patients at Medford Family Care, which is located at 92 High Street, Suite DH4 in Medford. To learn more or make an appointment, call (781) 306-0200.

About Winchester Hospital

Winchester Hospital is the first community hospital in Massachusetts to earn Magnet recognition, the American Nurses Association’s highest honor for nursing excellence. As the northwest suburban Boston area’s leading provider of comprehensive health care services, the 229-bed facility provides care in general, bariatric and vascular surgery, orthopedics, cardiology, pulmonary medicine, oncology, radiation oncology, gastroenterology, urology, gynecologic urology, rehabilitation, pain management, obstetrics/gynecology, pediatrics and a Level IIB Special Care Nursery. Winchester Hospital has clinical affiliations with several nationally recognized hospitals in the region, including Boston Children’s Hospital, Tufts Medical Center and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. To learn more, visit www.winchesterhospital.org.