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Nancy Phillips, MD

Nancy Phillips, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Women's Health Institute
New Brunswick, NJ

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Nancy Phillips is a board-certified obstetrician/gynecologist, clinical assistant professor in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Science at Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, NJ. Dr Phillips’ clinical interest is in vulvovaginal health, with an emphasis on vulvodynia. Other areas of interest include menopause and hormone therapy and pelvic pain.

She has authored and coauthored many peer-reviewed articles and book chapters in this field, including an online prologue teaching review on vulvovaginal atrophy for the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Phillips is also involved in clinical research in areas of vulvodynia, vulvovaginal atrophy and the vaginal microbiome. She serves on Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Internal Review Board for clinical research and is a reviewer for UptoDate and several journals, including the Journal for Sexual Medicine. Before starting her 2008 position at Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Dr. Phillips worked as a staff specialist in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Hospital, New South Wales, Australia; as a senior lecturer, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Otago University, Wellington School of Medicine, Wellington, New Zealand, and in private practice in Teaneck, NJ.

Nancy Phillips completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at George Washington University, Washington, DC, (1992); a medical degree from Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (1988) and a bachelor of science (summa cum laude) from Villanova University (1984).