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Blake Phillips, MD

4.4 out of 5
9601 Baptist Health Dr. Suite 750
Little Rock, AR 72205

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Blake Phillips, MD

4.4 out of 5

Dr. Blake Phillips’ education and interest in neurologic science began at Rhodes College in Memphis, TN. After graduating with a degree in biochemistry, he began research in St. Judes’ neurodevelopmental biology lab. Dr. Phillips then received his medical degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, after which he completed an internship in general surgery. It is at the University of Arkansas where he continued his neurosurgical training gaining expertise in cranial and spine surgery.

Dr. Phillips utilizes some of the most advanced technology available to help treat complex cranial and spine disorders. He brought O-arm technology to Baptist Health Medical Center-Little Rock which allows computer-assisted spine surgery associated with lower complication rates, fewer revision operations for malpositioned hardware and overall improved patient satisfaction. In addition, Dr. Phillips has an interest in minimally-invasive spine surgery (MIS) and spine deformity correction including. He performs Mazor X robotic-assisted spinal surgery. Mazor X offers a faster recovery, greater success and less pain than other procedures.

He continues to be active in medical education with a number of recent peer-reviewed publications, posters, and conference speaking engagements. He is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS), Southern Neurosurgical Society, North American Spine Society, American Medical Association, Arkansas Medical Association, and the Pulaski County Medical Society. He has recently been recognized in Who’s Who for professionals.

Note: You may need a referral from your primary care provider to schedule an appointment. If you need a primary care provider, please call Baptist Health HealthLine at (888)227-8478 to speak with a health advisor.


University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Degree Origin

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Educational Specialties

Neurological Surgery

Practicing Specialties

Neurological Surgery

Practicing Health Concerns

Ankylosing Spondylitis, Back Surgery, Brain Tumors, Cranial Disorders, Degenerative Disc Disease, Head And Neck Surgery, Herniated Discs, Infectious Diseases of the Brain, Infectious Diseases of the Spine, Mazor X, Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Ruptured Disk, Scoliosis, Spinal Stenosis, Spine Deformity Correction, Spine Disorders, Trigeminal Neuralgia, Tumors of the Spinal Cord

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