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Alistair B, Phillips, MD

Thoracic & Cardiac Surgeon

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  • Bio & Insurance Information

    Dr. Alistair Phillips is a reputable cardiac and thoracic surgeon based in Los Angeles. He has graduated the Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons in 1994. He has an overall experience of more than 20 years in different areas covering cardiac and thoracic surgery as well as pediatric medicine. Mr. Phillips has built his strong expertise in the medical field working for various institutions such as Nationwide Children's Hospital and the Columbus Children's Hospital where he worked as an attending surgeon, the Adult Congenital Heart Disease and Heart Transplantation, Cincinnati, working as a surgical director, the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center where he is currently affiliated, filling in the position Co-Director of Congenital Heart Disease. Dr. Phillips’ endeavor goes beyond the practical field of surgery as he is also involved in teaching: he worked for two years as an associate professor of surgery at the University of Cincinnati and he currently fills the same position at the Ohio State University Medical School. His continuous formation efforts are directed toward niche topics like heart transplantation, hybrid, and neonatal surgery, congenital and aortic surgery.

  • Education & Training


    Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons

    Medical School


    New York Presbyterian Hospital



    New York Presbyterian Hospital


  • Board Certifications

    American Board of Surgery

    American Board of Thoracic Surgery - Congenital Cardiac Surgery

    American Board of Thoracic Surgery - Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

  • Hospital & Practice

    Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (310) 423-3277

    8700 Beverly Blvd

    Los Angeles, California 90048

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  • Publications & Memberships

    Dr. Alistair B, Phillips has contributed to 3 publications.

    Improved outcomes with peritoneal dialysis catheter placement after cardiopulmonary bypass in infants.

    Kwiatkowski, D. M.,Menon, S.,Krawczeski, C. D.,Goldstein, S. L.,Morales, D. L.,Phillips, A.,Manning, P. B.,Eghtesady, P.,Wang, Y.,Nelson, D. P.,Cooper, D. S.; J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg.. 2014 Feb 08.

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    Antibody-mediated rejection in a lung transplant recipient after acute stroke.

    Hayes, D., Dipaola, N., Baker, P. B., Kirkby, S., Phillips, A. B., Nicol, K. K.; Transpl Immunol. 2012 Dec.

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    Proteomic analysis reveals new cardiac-specific dystrophin-associated proteins.

    Johnson, E. K., Zhang, L., Adams, M. E., Phillips, A., Freitas, M. A., Froehner, S. C., Green-Church, K. B., Montanaro, F.; PLoS ONE. 2012.

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    American College of Surgeons

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    Society of Thoracic Surgeons