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Dr. Stephen Phillips, MD

Ophthalmology*
5.0 (7)
Map Pin Small Myrtle Beach, SC
Accepting new patients
26 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Stephen Phillips, MD

Dr. Stephen Phillips, MD is an Ophthalmologist in Myrtle Beach, SC. They specialize in Ophthalmology, has 26 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHARLOTTE and is affiliated with Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Phillips an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Phillips works at Practice in Myrtle Beach, SC. They frequently treat conditions like Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration, Retinal Vascular Occlusion and Age-Related Macular Degeneration along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Phillips' Office Locations

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    East Coast Retina PA
    8609 MONTAGUE LN, Myrtle Beach, SC 29588 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (843) 215-3363

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  • Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Chorioretinal Scars
Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Diabetic Retinopathy
Disorder of Choroid
Drusen
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Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Eye Cancer
Hypertensive Retinopathy
Macular Hole
Macular or Retinal Edema
Progressive High Myopia
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinal Ischemia
Vitreoretinal Surgery
Acute Endophthalmitis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Cataract
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Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Corneal Diseases
Dry Eyes
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Endophthalmitis
Eye Infections
Floaters
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Glaucoma
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Headache
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Iridocyclitis
Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
Retinal Cysts
Retinal Dystrophy
Retinal Hemorrhage
Retinal Neovascularization
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
Retinoschisis
Senile Cataracts
Tear Duct Disorders
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Vitreous Hemorrhage
B-Scan Ultrasound
Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
Excision of Chalazion
Eye Test
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Eyelid Surgery
Farnsworth Lantern Test
Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
Ultrasound
Vision Screening
Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
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    About Dr. Stephen Phillips, MD

    Specialties*
    • Ophthalmology

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    Years of Experience
    • 26 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1265499693
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHARLOTTE
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Stephen Phillips, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Phillips is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Phillips has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Phillips has seen patients for Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration, Retinal Vascular Occlusion and Age-Related Macular Degeneration, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Phillips on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    7 patients have reviewed Dr. Phillips. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Phillips.

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