AboutDr. Phillip Saba Jr, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Tempe, AZ. He has 20 years of experience. His specialties include Emergency Medicine and General Surgery. Dr. Saba is affiliated with Phoenix VA Health Care System and Maryvale Hosp Med Ctr, Phoenix, Az. He speaks English.
Dr. Phillip Saba Jr has the following 2 specialties
- Emergency Medicine
An emergency physician is a doctor who is an expert in handling conditions of an urgent and extremely dangerous nature. These specialists work in the emergency room (ER) departments of hospitals where they oversee cases involving cardiac distress, trauma, fractures, lacerations and other acute conditions.
Emergency physicians are specially trained to make urgent life-saving decisions to treat patients during an emergency medical crisis. These doctors diagnose and stabilize patients before they are either well enough to be discharged, or transferred to the appropriate department for long-term care.
- General Surgery
A surgical specialist is a physician who has additional training in a specific area of surgery.
The American Board of Medical Specialties acknowledges the following surgical specialties: general surgery, thoracic and cardiac surgery, colon and rectal surgery, obstetrics and gynecological surgery, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngological surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, urological surgery, and vascular surgery.
Some procedures are performed by more than one type of specialist. Also, some surgeons may choose to specialize in specific procedures within their specialty area. For example, a plastic and maxillofacial surgeon may specialize in performing rhinoplasty procedures.
Dr. Saba is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Phoenix VA Health Care System
650 E Indian School Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85012
- Maryvale Hosp Med Ctr, Phoenix, Az
20 Years Experience
University Of Arizona College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1993
Maricopa Medical Center