HaysMed Welcomes New Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgeon
Hays, KS– HaysMed, part of The University of Kansas Health System, is pleased to welcome Robert A. Phillips, MD, cardiac, thoracic and vascular surgeon to the DeBakey Heart Institute. Dr. Phillips began seeing patients July 1 at the DeBakey Heart Clinic.
“We are so very excited to have Dr. Phillips join our team,” said Bryce Young, Chief Operating Officer. “Because he specializes in all three areas of heart care, cardiac, thoracic and vascular, Dr. Phillips will be a great asset to our heart program.”
Dr. Phillips completed medical school at the University of Alabama. He completed a residency in cardiovascular and thoracic surgery at the University of Utah Affiliated Hospitals and a fellowship in complex cardiac and thoracic aortic surgery at Mount Sinai Medical Center.
“HayMed is committed to providing the people of western Kansas with exceptional heart care and maintaining a strong cardiology presence in the region.” Said Shae Veach, Vice President for Regional Operations. “Our goal is giving heart care patients the right treatment at the right time and providing this care as close to home as possible.”
For more information call 785-623-6544 or go to haysmed.com/debakeyheart