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Brett Thomas Phillips, MD, MBA

Director, Integrated Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Residency Program
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Office: 40 Duke Medicine Circle, Durham, NC 27710
Campus Mail: DUMC DUMC 3181, Durham, NC 27710

Education and Training

  • Microvascular Reconstructive Surgery, Surgery, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 2017 - 2018
  • Plastic Surgery Resident, Surgery, Duke University School of Medicine, 2014 - 2017
  • General Surgery Resident, Surgery, Stony Brook University, Renaissance School of Medicine, 2011 - 2014
  • Research Fellow, Surgery, Stony Brook University, Renaissance School of Medicine, 2009 - 2011
  • General Surgery Resident, Surgery, Stony Brook University, Renaissance School of Medicine, 2007 - 2009
  • M.B.A., State University of New York, Stony Brook, 2011
  • M.D., Stony Brook University, Renaissance School of Medicine, 2007
  • B.A., New York University, 2003

Publications

Phillips, Brett T., Mitchell S. Fourman, Muath Bishawi, Mary Zegers, Brian J. O’Hea, Jason C. Ganz, Tara L. Huston, Alexander B. Dagum, Sami U. Khan, and Duc T. Bui. “Are Prophylactic Postoperative Antibiotics Necessary for Immediate Breast Reconstruction? Results of a Prospective Randomized Clinical Trial.” J Am Coll Surg 222, no. 6 (June 2016): 1116–24. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2016.02.018.

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Klein, Gabriel M., Ahmed E. Nasser, Brett T. Phillips, Robert P. Gersch, Mitchell S. Fourman, Sarit E. Lilo, Jason R. Fritz, Sami U. Khan, Alexander B. Dagum, and Duc T. Bui. “Is Sterile Better Than Aseptic? Comparing the Microbiology of Acellular Dermal Matrices.” Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 4, no. 6 (June 2016): e761. https://doi.org/10.1097/GOX.0000000000000705.

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Phillips, Brett T., Naikhoba C. O. Munabi, Rosiane A. Roeder, Jeffrey A. Ascherman, Lifei Guo, and Michael R. Zenn. “The Role of Intraoperative Perfusion Assessment: What Is the Current State and How Can I Use It in My Practice?” Plast Reconstr Surg 137, no. 2 (February 2016): 731–41. https://doi.org/10.1097/01.prs.0000475765.83901.80.

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Nasser, Ahmed, Mitchell S. Fourman, Robert P. Gersch, Brett T. Phillips, Hsingli Kai Hsi, Sami U. Khan, Mark A. Gelfand, Alexander B. Dagum, and Duc T. Bui. “Utilizing Indocyanine Green Dye Angiography to Detect Simulated Flap Venous Congestion in a Novel Experimental Rat Model.” J Reconstr Microsurg 31, no. 8 (October 2015): 590–96. https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0035-1558869.

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Gersch, Robert P., Mitchell S. Fourman, Brett T. Phillips, Ahmed Nasser, Steve A. McClain, Sami U. Khan, Alexander B. Dagum, and Duc T. Bui. “AdVEGF-All6A+ Preconditioning of Murine Ischemic Skin Flaps Is Comparable to Surgical Delay.” Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 3, no. 8 (August 2015): e494. https://doi.org/10.1097/GOX.0000000000000453.

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Fourman, Mitchell S., Peter McKenna, Brett T. Phillips, Laurie Crawford, Filippo Romanelli, Fubao Lin, Steve A. McClain, et al. “ICG angiography predicts burn scarring within 48 h of injury in a porcine vertical progression burn model.” Burns 41, no. 5 (August 2015): 1043–48. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.burns.2014.11.001.

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Fourman, Mitchell Stephen, Robert P. Gersch, Brett T. Phillips, Ahmed Nasser, Andrew Rivara, Richa Verma, Alexander B. Dagum, Todd K. Rosengart, and Duc T. Bui. “Comparison of Laser Doppler and Laser-Assisted Indocyanine Green Angiography Prediction of Flap Survival in a Novel Modification of the McFarlane Flap.” Ann Plast Surg 75, no. 1 (July 2015): 102–7. https://doi.org/10.1097/SAP.0000000000000013.

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Fourman, Mitchell S., Robert P. Gersch, Heather A. Levites, Brett T. Phillips, and Duc T. Bui. “Is There a Right Way to Interpret SPY? Normalization of Indocyanine Green Angiography Readings in a Burn Model.” Plast Reconstr Surg 136, no. 1 (July 2015): 128e-130e. https://doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0000000000001380.

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Pagkratis, Spyridon, Dimitrios Virvilis, Brett T. Phillips, Philip Q. Bao, Sami U. Khan, Jason C. Ganz, and Kevin T. Watkins. “Creation of gastric conduit free-graft with intraoperative perfusion imaging during pancreaticoduodenectomy in a patient post esophagectomy.” Int J Surg Case Rep 9 (2015): 39–43. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijscr.2015.02.028.

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