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Matthew M. Philp, MD



Matthew M. Philp, MD



Colorectal Surgeon, Temple University Hospital
Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine


Email: Matthew.Philp@tuhs.temple.edu



Department of Surgery, Division of Colorectal Surgery


Educational Background:


B.S., Boston University, Boston, MA, 2001


M.D., Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 2005


Residency, General Surgery, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 2010


Fellowship, Colon and Rectal Surgery, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA, 2011


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clinical and Research Interests:

  • Sphincter-sparing surgery for rectal cancer
  • Treatment of complex anal fistulas
  • Office-based and surgical treatment of hemorrhoidal disease
  • Colonoscopy for advanced colorectal polyps
  • Pouch surgery for ulcerative colitis



board certifications:


  • Surgery
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery (board-eligible)

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Recent Medically Related Publications, Obtained from PubMed (Click on PubMed ID to view abstract)

22692461. Keller D, Jaffe J, Philp MM, Haluszka O, Khanna A, Should all endoscopically excised rectal polyps be tattooed? A plea for localization. Surg Endosc 26:11(3101-5)2012 Nov

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