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Department Orthopaedic Surgery
Primary Location Elyria Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • General Orthopaedics
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About Christopher Phillips, PA-C

Christopher Phillips, MPAS, RRT, PA-C is a physician assistant in the Cleveland Clinic Department of Orthopaedic Surgery located at both Chestnut Commons Family Health Center and Avon Lake Town Center Family Health Center. He is a graduate of Bowling Green State University with an Associate's degree in Respiratory Therapy and a Baccalaureate degree in science from Youngstown State University. He later graduated with a Masters' of Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Medicine. 

Chris began his orthopaedic career at Mercy Health Systems in 2005 working in both the outpatient clinic and surgery. He continued his practice at the Toledo Clinic (Toledo, OH) from 2010-2013 before joining the Cleveland Clinic in the summer of 2013. He continues his practice seeing patients with general joint issues both independently and alongside orthopedic surgeons. 

Christopher is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and a member of the Ohio Association of Physician Assistants. 
Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Graduate School - University of Nebraska College of Medicine
Omaha, NE USA

Undergraduate - Cuyahoga Community College
Physician Assistant
Cleveland, OH USA

Undergraduate - Youngstown State University
Allied Health
Youngstown, OH USA

Undergraduate - Bowling Green State University
Respiratory Care Technology
Bowling Green, OH USA


  • Physician Assistant

Specialty Interests

General Orthopaedics

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

222 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.7
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.7

20 Patient Comments

Reviewed on May 19, 2021

my dr is awesome! I'm very pleased.

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2021

Dr. Phillip's is the greatest. Knows my pain level and knows what needs to be done for me to stay active. Very pleased with his knowledge.

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2021

all good with Dr. Phillips

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2021

every thing went fine. quick in, immediate service, quick out. very nice. also the Dr. was very informative and helpful

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2021

Mr. Phillips is a kind, compassionate caregiver. he is a great listener. He has given more options than a physician that I saw. I have complete trust in him (which is not always true for me). He is very knowledgeable.

Reviewed on Jan 7, 2021

dr Phillips was great, I will be back

Reviewed on Dec 29, 2020

Dr. Chris was amazing!! I don't remember his last name but he showed concern and treated me like a human being!!

Reviewed on Dec 22, 2020

very good experience. Dr. Phillips is excellent.

Reviewed on Dec 8, 2020

Dr. Phillips is a very nice person and he is very informative about orthopedic surgery. And what's the best Avenue to take before you take the next step knee placement

Reviewed on Dec 8, 2020

I wouldn't change none of my Dr's for anyone. I have the best Dr in the world

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2020

Dr. Phillips was very good at determining a course of action.

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2020

Dr. Phillips went out of his way to get information about Cleveland Clinic facilities in Florida which I really appreciated!

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

Dr.Chris Phillips listened to my complaints and did what was best and fallowed up on me to give the best care

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2020

Good: Was very thorough in explaining procedure and follow up. Fair: Wish Medicare could be faster with their response time. Doctor: I have no complaints about the Dr. Very thorough in explaining and what to do after procedure.

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2020

Seeing Christopher Phillips is always a pleasure. He always sees me in a timely manner - much different than other providers I utilize at the Clinic. He is efficient and responsive.

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2020

I had a fantastic experience and my knees feel great!! Dr. Phillip's was awesome!

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2020

I have had this problem for a long time, and the last few doctors brushed me off. Dr. Phillips listened and gave me solutions. I'm very impressed, and grateful for his help.

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2020

Good Dr but he seems like he's always in a hurry

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2020

I liked Dr Chris the first time I met him but this time I felt rushed and had no time to ask questions. He did not ask if I had any questions. Just in and out.

Reviewed on Jun 18, 2020

I was very pleased by the care and concern of the care provider

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