Dr. Holly Phillips, M.D.

More than 1-in-4 patients admit to lying or omitting facts when speaking with their doctor and many physicians believe more than half of their patients lie to them. CBS News medical contributor, Dr. Holly Phillips reports.

Dr. Holly Phillips, M.D.

Dr. Holly Phillips is a medical contributor for CBS News, where her work is featured on multiple CBS News broadcast and platforms. Dr. Phillips is a Board Certified General Internist in private practice in New York.

Prior to joining CBS News, Dr. Phillips spent four years as the Chief Medical Correspondent for WCBS-TV in New York.

Dr. Phillips was graduated from Williams College with a Bachelor's degree in English. She earned her medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. Dr. Phillips then completed her residency at Lenox Hill Hospital, where she was awarded the Letter of Commendation for Outstanding Performance in Women's Health. She has maintained a private practice for 11 years, addressing a full range of Internal Medicine conditions, with a particular focus on preventive women's health.

She is an active member of the American Medical Association, the American College of Physicians and Independent Doctor's Association of New York.

Dr. Phillips resides in Manhattan with her husband, two young daughters, and two elderly Yorkies.