About

About

Tony Philip, MD is a Medical Oncologist at the Monter Cancer Center of the North Shore--LIJ Cancer Institute and Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Hofstra-North Shore LIJ School of Medicine and NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine. Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology, Dr. Philip s clinical practice is solely dedicated to the treatment of patients with gastrointestinal cancers and sarcoma (cancers of the soft tissue and bone). His research is focused on the personalized care of these diseases after surgery to reduce risk of recurrence, and the prevention of these diseases. Dr. Philip completed his Hematology/Oncology fellowship at North Shore-LIJ and completed his internal medicine residency at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. Dr. Philip earned his MD at University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. Dr. Philip is an active member of the ASCO, ISGIO, CTOS and ACP. He also received the Teacher of the Year Award from NSLIJ Health System in 2014 .

Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Hematology - American Board of IM/Hematology

    • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

    • Medical Oncology - American Board of IM/Medical Oncology

  • Academic titles

    • Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

  • Medical school

    • State University of New York at Buffalo (Medicine)

  • Residencies

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

  • Fellowships

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

  • Affiliations

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

450 Lakeville RoadLake Success, NY 11042

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09/06/2018
"Everything went well and good, he is a very good doctor. "
07/23/2018
"Dr. Philip has been excellent in my care. He always gives me/us time to ask our questions or just express our concerns or fears. He has excellent bedside manner and his demeanor gives me confidence all that can be done is being done."
07/17/2018
"Very caring, he is the best!"
06/22/2018
"I would definitely recommend Dr. Philip to family or friends. "
06/11/2018
"Dr. Philip is outstanding in all aspects."
06/06/2018
"Dr. Philip is the best. Knowledgeable, caring, never makes you feel rushed answers all questions. Always calm, never loses patience. You couldn't get a better doctor."
05/01/2018
"Dr. Philip is engaging, patient and very personable. His manner is professional but friendly. He seems truly interested in my care and it means a lot."
04/20/2018
"He takes care of me. So happy I have Dr Philip as my 'wingman'."
03/31/2018
"Dr. Philip is excellent!! His assistant Puneet Kaur is exceptional!"
03/29/2018
"Dr. Philip is extremely courteous, caring and professional. I would definitely recommend him to family or friends. Thank you!"
03/09/2018
"Dr. Philip has great rapport with his patients. He is professional, caring, easy to talk to and most important Dr. Philip understands the sensitivity necessary for his patients. 1. Wonderful. 3. Absolutely. 7. No problem. "
12/30/2017
"Dr. Philip is an awesome provider. Great personality, very thorough, patient, and a wealth of knowledge."
12/28/2017
"I would definitely recommend Dr. Tony Philip to family member or friends!"
12/08/2017
"Caring, intelligent. Informing. Busy so wish had more time to talk. Definitely recommend him."
11/04/2017
"I like Dr. Philip very much. He takes the time to personally call with test results, & is always pleasant."
10/03/2017
"I would definitely recommend Dr. Philip and your practice to family and friends. Thank you!"
09/28/2017
"Very good."
08/21/2017
"job well done. thank you so much!"
07/12/2017
"Good. 8. 1 hours. "
07/07/2017
"Dr.Philip and his entire team are extremely courteous, caring and professional. Thank you!"
06/12/2017
"Informative, knowledge of condition treatment. Overall concern for patient wellbeing."
06/05/2017
"My experience with him is very good."
05/19/2017
"All good - Dr. Philip is excellent, his nurse Carol L_____ and PA Puneet _____ are exceptionally good & very caring."
04/06/2017
"Very good."
03/28/2017
"Tony was excellent."
03/08/2017
"Dr. Philip and his entire team are extremely courteous and professional. I would definitely recommend him to family and friends. Thank you!"
02/15/2017
"Excellent."
11/17/2016
"Dr.Philip and his entire staff are fantastic ... they are caring, courteous and extremely professional!"
10/22/2016
"Dr. Philip is extremely courteous, caring and so easy to talk to. The care and treatment he provides is exceptional. Thank you!"
10/14/2016
"Yes, never had a problem of concerned that was not address."
04/25/2016
"Dr. Philip is extremely courteous and professional and very easy to talk to."
04/19/2016
"I have total faith in Dr. Philip. He never says, "this is what we are going to do." He always says, "These are our options and this is what I recommend. What would you like to do?" He helps make the decision, he doesn't order me to do something."
04/12/2016
"Very good experience."
04/08/2016
"I am receiving excellent care from Dr. Philip and his staff. He is extremely courteous and easy to talk to."
03/24/2016
"Dr. Philip took his time to explain things - I also order a CT scan of my lungs to rule out any clots something 2 others doctors did not even mention he is very caring too."
03/14/2016
"Very good experience."
02/26/2016
"Dr. Philip and his staff offer the best treatment possible. Thank you."
02/22/2016
"Great dr.! Very professional and caring approach. Nurses - Carol! was very helpful throughout my care."
02/09/2016
"I'm a new patient and Dr. Philip and his staff has made me feel welcomed. Their care and concern goes above and beyond."

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