Heather Phipps DO
Current Occupation: Physician, specialty orthopedic surgery
Dr. Phipps received her DO degree from Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Athens, Ohio. Her internship was completed at Doctor’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, and residency training in orthopedic surgery at the University of Medicine and Dentistry in Stratford, New Jersey. Dr. Phipps is board certified in orthopedic surgery.
Dr. Phipps has been active in precepting PNWU-COM students and students from other programs in her Benton Franklin Orthopedic Associates office in Kennewick. She recently completed four years of service at Kennewick General Hospital as the chief of surgery and had served as a board member of the Benton Franklin County Medical Society. She now serves as a delegate to the Washington Osteopathic Medical Association as a District V Trustee.
In her free time, Dr. Phipps enjoys hiking, skiing, photography, reading and visiting national parks.