UnityPoint Clinic® welcomes new surgeon
Sunu Philip, MD, FCS(SA), FRCSC has joined UnityPoint Clinic® General & Colorectal Surgery. UnityPoint Clinic is part of UnityPoint Health® which also includes UnityPoint Health – St. Luke’s and UnityPoint at Home®.
Dr. Philip received his Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery degree from the University of Cape Town in Cape Town, South Africa. He completed his general surgery training in South Africa and is a fellow of the South African College of Surgeons. He completed a general surgery residency at Ascension Providence Hospitals in Southfield, Michigan from 2012-2018. Following this he completed a fellowship in cardiothoracic surgery, with a focus in general thoracic surgery, at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts.
Dr. Philip has an interest in all aspects of general surgery particularly acute care surgery, gastrointestinal tract surgery, hepato-biliary and endocrine surgery. He is interested in applying minimally invasive approaches to these problems. His sub-specialty training is in general thoracic surgery in which his interests are in lung and esophageal disease. He is certified with the American Board of Surgery.
Dr. Philip is passionate about providing evidence-based care, guided by an informed knowledge, clinical expertise and experience, to his patients through UnityPoint Clinic. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with family, swimming, martial arts, literature, and the outdoors.
Dr. Philip joins Luis Lebredo, MD, and Gokul Subhas, MD at UnityPoint Clinic General & Colorectal Surgery, located at 2730 Piece Street in Sioux City.