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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Philip Butler is Good. Dr. Butler has been reviewed by 21 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.1
Promptness 4.0
Courteous Staff 3.4
Accurate Diagnosis 4.1
Bedside Manner 3.9
Spends Time with Me 3.7
Follows Up After Visit 3.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Philip Butler, MD is board certified in Urology.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Enlarged Prostate (Prostatic Hyperplasia)
  • Laser Lithotripsy
  • Overactive Urinary Bladder
  • Urinary Incontinence

Education & Awards

Dr. Butler graduated from New York University.


Dr. Butler has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas 
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla 


  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Philip Andrew Butler MD is a male Urologist, has 32 years of experience and practices in Urology.
Where does Dr. Philip A. Butler practice?
Dr. Philip Butler has 2 office locations.
Dr. Philip Butler practices Urology near La Jolla, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Encinitas, CA.
See La Jolla Urologists.