Obstetrics & Gynecology

Clinical Interests
  • Maternal-Fetal Medicine
  • Labor management
  • High risk pregnancy
Medical Education
  • MD, Northwestern University Medical School
  • Residency, Boston Hospital for Women
  • Fellowship, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Board Certifications
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Maternal & Fetal Medicine
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • BMC HealthNet Mass Health MCO/ACO
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Commonwealth Care Alliance
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - ACD
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - PBO
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • OSW - Vermont
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO
  • Well Sense Pediatrics

Note: This provider may accept more insurance plans than shown; please call the practice to find out if your plan is accepted.

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1971 B.S. in Med  Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
1974 M.D.    Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL
2007 MHCM M.S. in Health Care Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA


1974-78 Internship/Residency in Obstetrics & Gynecology, Boston Hospital for Women, Boston, MA
1978-80  Fellowship in Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA


1980-85    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
1985-01    University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
2001-13    University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT


1980-85  Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
1985-88  Michael Reese Hospital, Chicago, IL
1988-01  University of Chicago Hospitals, Chicago, IL 
2001-13  Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington, VT
2012-present   Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Research & Publications

Research Summary

In addition to his clinical and administrative activities, Dr. Phillippe has been engaged in laboratory research as a physician-scientist throughout his career.  With support from the National Institutes of Health and other research funding agencies, his research has addressed cell signaling mechanisms, myometrial physiology and more recently the pathophysiology of influenza infection during pregnancy.  Dr. Phillippe has published over 90 biomedical papers, reviews and book chapters, and he has presented over 115 scientific abstracts.  He has served on multiple scientific peer review committees for the National Institutes of Health, the March of Dimes Foundation and other funding agencies, including membership on the Advisory Council for the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD).  Dr. Phillippe is a member of multiple national biomedical societies including the Society for Gynecologic Investigation, the Perinatal Research Society, the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine, the American Gynecologic and Obstetrical Society, the American College of Obstetrics & Gynecology, and the American Society for Cell Biology.


Vincent Obstetrics and Gynecology Service
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696
Phone: 617-724-2229
Fax: 617-726-4803