Dr. Rebecca Philips
Dr. Rebecca Philips grew up in Shreveport, Louisiana and has lived in the Houston area since 2004. She attended Rice University, where she was a member of Rice Dance Theatre and the residential college Sid Richardson. She graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Biochemistry and Cell Biology and was elected to the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society. She then attended medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston on a full academic scholarship. She graduated summa cum laude and was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. After an internship at Houston Methodist Hospital, Dr. Philips returned to UTMB for her dermatology residency where she served as the chief resident of academic education during her final year. She completed her training with a one-year subspecialty fellowship in dermatopathology at UTMB, and concurrently acted as a Clinical Instructor for the UTMB Department of Dermatology during that year.
Dr. Philips is trained in all aspects of dermatology and practices both medical dermatology and dermatopathology. She enjoys seeing pediatric and adult patients for a wide range of dermatologic conditions, including acne, eczema, psoriasis, other rashes, and skin cancer. Dr. Philips is board-certified in dermatology and is board-certified in dermatopathology. She is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Society of Dermatopathology, Texas Dermatological Society and Texas Medical Association.
Dr. Philips lives in Houston with her husband, neurosurgeon Dr. Meng Huang and their two cats. She trained in ballet during childhood and continues to enjoy taking classes. She also loves to bake, explore Houston and travel.