Raymond Wynne Phillips, M.D. was born in Ft. Bragg, North Carolina, and traveled throughout the United States and abroad as the son of a career Army officer. He attended Princeton University on an Army ROTC scholarship and graduated with honors in 1977. He earned his medical degree in 1981 from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. Dr. Phillips completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where he was chosen to remain for an additional year as Chief Resident. In 1985 he was assigned to the US Army Hospital at Ft. Leonard Wood, Missouri, where he served as Chief of Internal Medicine for two years prior to beginning his Gastroenterology Fellowship at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington D.C. and completed his training in 1989. Dr. Phillips remained at Walter Reed as Assistant Chief of the Gastroenterology Service. He received an academic appointment at the Uniformed Services University for the Health Sciences as Assistant Professor of Medicine. Dr. Phillips came to practice in Naples in 1991.

Dr. Phillips has been a Member of the staff of both Naples Community Hospital and the North Collier Hospital since 1991. He is a Diplomat of the American Board of Internal Medicine and is certified in the subspecialty of Gastroenterology. He is also a member of the American College of Physicians, American Gastroenterological Association, American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, and American College of Gastroenterology.

Dr. Phillips retired from practice in December 2021 to devote his full attention on clinical research in gastroenterology. For more information on the work he is doing today, please go to www.GIPROSResearch.com