Melodie Phillips, MD, FACP

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

My goal is to manage and anticipate your unique healthcare needs. As an MDVIP-affiliated doctor, I will partner with you on a personal level to help you achieve the optimal health we all value. We will closely collaborate on what it takes to stay on the path to wellness. You will feel welcomed by the relaxed, individualized attention you will receive from everyone in our office.

Physician Profile


University of Akron
Akron, OH
Bachelor of Science 1980
Cum Laude
Medical School
Northeast Ohio University College of Medicine
Rootstown, OH
Doctorate of Medicine 1984
Akron General Medical Center, Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Akron, OH
Internal Medicine and Pediatrics 1984-1985
Akron General Medical Center, Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Akron, OH
Internal Medicine and Pediatrics 1985-1988



Professional Society Memberships

American College of Physicians
Society of Adolescent Health and Medicine
Academy for Eating Disorders
North American Society of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecologists

Professional Affiliations and Appointments

SUMMA Health System
- Chief, Division of Adolescent Medicine, Internal Medicine Department 1998-2008
- Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine-Pediatric Residency 1998-2006
- Education Committee, Department of Medicine 1997-2004
Akron General Medical Center
- Chief, Adolescent Medicine Service 1995-1997
- Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine-Pediatric Residency 1993-1997
Northeast Ohio College of Medicine
- Associate Professor of Internal Medicine 1990-present
- Primary Care Medical Student Rotation Site, 1990-present

Hospital Affiliations

SUMMA Health System
Akron General Medical Center

Honors and Awards

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
Primary Care Preceptor, Certificate of Recognition, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine 1990
Akron Beacon Journal, Top 10 Doctors Poll 2009


Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine
Diplomate, Adolescent Medicine Subspecialty Board

Patient Testimonials

  • Member: Diane

    I experienced a rapidly progressing, relatively severe UTI on a weekend evening with considerable discomfort. I texted Dr. Philli...

  • Member: Sheri

    Dr. Phillips has helped me through some of the most difficult times in my life! She took me on during a time of deep depression. ...

  • Member: Gregory

    I have a lot of medical conditions and issues. Dr. Phillips carefully monitors all of them continuously. With so many issues, it...

  • Member: Lorie

    Melodie is a fabulous doctor. She is smart, kind and always available to listen, discuss and treat.