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Guillermo Philipps, MD

4.8 out of 5 stars




Clinical Interests:

Epilepsy management
Vagal nerve stimulation
Cerebral palsy
Tic disorders
Malformations of the brain
Nerve and muscle disorders
Neurodevelopmental disabilities
Developmental delay

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Lee Physician Group Top DoctorsDr. Philipps treats children, adolescents, and young adults with diseases and disorders affecting the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves and muscles.

Dr. Philipps' clinical interests include Vigral Nerve Stimulator programming, autism spectrum disorders, general pediatric neurology, migraines, management of epilepsy and its comorbidities, cerebral palsy, concussions, tics, malformations of the central nervous system, neurodevelopmental disabilities, and post-infectious disease.

He welcomes all children who need evaluation for any neurological condition.

In 2022 and 2023, Palm Beach Media Group recognized Dr. Philipps as one of Southwest Florida’s top doctors from Lee Physician Group.

Dr. Philipps’ achievements reflect the high level of care LPG providers offer every day at Lee Health, your community-owned health system. It’s the excellence you expect from providers that live, work, and care for patients right here at home.

Education & Training

Medical School:

Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO


Pediatric Residency, Miami Children's Hospital, Miami, FL


Pediatric Neurology Fellowship, University of Chicago, Comer Children's Hospital, Chicago, IL

Board Certification(s):

Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology

Patient Reviews

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  • 4.8out of 5 stars

    Explained Things Clearly

  • 4.8out of 5 stars

    Involved in Care Decisions

  • 4.8out of 5 stars

    Spent Enough Time

  • 4.8out of 5 stars

    Listened Carefully

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    Showed Courtesy & Respect

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    Likelihood to Recommend

4.8 out of 5 (134 ratings, 48 comments)

  • May 19, 2023

    The dr was very insightful in dealing with ny granddaughter and getting her to open up.

  • May 17, 2023

    No just a very normal amount of kindness and praise

  • May 16, 2023

    My son has been in the care of Doctor Phillips for over 10 years and he will continue to be important as my son grows into adulthood.

  • May 15, 2023

    Think you Dr. Phillips and Danielle

  • May 15, 2023

    Think you Dr. Phillips and Danielle

  • May 5, 2023

    Everyone from the front desk staff, dr. Phillips and the nurses were helping, caring and went above and beyond our expectations.

  • May 3, 2023

    I was very happy with my visit all the staff was very informative

  • May 1, 2023

    Dr Philips is wonderful at relating to my kids. He truly listens and never makes us feel rushed. His PA is super too!

  • May 1, 2023

    Dr. Philips is wonderful in relating to my kids. Wonderful listener and takes his time. His PA is super too!

  • Apr 28, 2023

    Dr. Phillips has been seeing Andrew for a few years now and he is one of the best doctors I have had care for [ ].

  • Apr 8, 2023

    Dr. Philipps is an amazing Neurologist, he has been seen my so. For years As a matter of fact, he was the one who diagnosed my son with a rare condition when we did not know what was wrong with him. Dr. Philipps has a special place in our hearts.

  • Mar 30, 2023

    I think her name was Emily. She went above and beyond to put my daughter at ease at her appointment.

  • Mar 16, 2023

    Kayla was amazing as always. She is so friendly and knowledgeable. Dr. Phillips was very knowledgeable as well.

  • Mar 16, 2023

    Check in took approximately 15 seconds, and we waited about one minute in the lobby before being escorted to a room. I couldn't have asked for a better. Everybody was friendly and efficient. Dr. Phillips always asked for my input and makes decisions based on w hat I have to say. Everything was excellent.

  • Mar 1, 2023

    Maria and Guillermo

  • Feb 22, 2023

    I was impressed with how both the nurse and doctor were empathetic with my daughter's [ ] and made her feel comfortable.

  • Feb 13, 2023

    Our visits with the drs are always amazing

  • Feb 13, 2023

    All the staff including Dr. Philipps are really nice and friendly people. Got along very well, definitely trust them a lot and I appreciate everything they did for me. Thanks to them im healthy

  • Feb 13, 2023

    The whole staff is amazing. Everyone is always so sweet. Dr. Phillips has always provided excellent care for my son and has helped find better treatment options.

  • Feb 7, 2023

    He is very thorough when speaking to you in regards to your child kind and compassion

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