Dr Neil Phillips

Neil Phillips studied medicine at University of Melbourne, graduating in 1980. He then joined the Family Medicine Program doing 3 years of Residency at Box Hill Hospital before moving to Ballarat.

Neil spent 27 years in General Practice in Ballarat, spanning most aspects from Obstetrics to Aged Care.

After his family had grown up, Neil and his wife made the sea-change to Torquay in 2011. In March 2012 Neil joined the team at Surfcoast Medical Centre, Torquay.

Neil’s medical interests include but are not limited to:

  • Family Medicine
  • Men’s Health
  • Women’s Health
  • Paediatric Health
  • Family Planning
  • Implanon Insertion/Removals
  • Mental Health
  • Iron Infusions
  • Skin Checks
  • Removal of Skin Lesions
  • Minor Surgeries
  • Wound Care
  • Immunisations
  • Travel Medicine
  • Health Assessments
  • Pre-Employment Medicals
  • WorkCover
  • Preventative Medicine
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Telehealth
  • Aged Care

When not at work, Neil enjoys anything to do with sport but in particular golf, cricket and water sports. He also enjoys cooking and walking the family dogs.