Philip A. Dy, MD
Medical Oncology / Hematology
Dr. Philip A. Dy, medical oncologist, joined Cancer Care Specialists Illinois in 1998. He primarily sees patients at our Crossroads Cancer Center in Effingham, but also sees patients at Clay County Hospital in Flora, and Fayette County Hospital in Vandalia.
Dr. Dy received his M.D. degree from the University of Santo Tomas Medical School, Manila, Philippines, in 1989. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University Harlem Hospital Center, New York, New York, in 1994. Dr. Dy completed a fellowship in Hematology and Medical Oncology in a joint program at the Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital and Cancer Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in 1998. In addition, he received specialized pain management training during his last year of fellowship at Fox Chase Cancer Center. Most recently, Dr. Dy was certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine as a Diplomate in Hematology.
Before joining CCSI, Dr. Dy served as Chief Medical Resident and was a Clinical Instructor in Medicine for the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University Harlem Hospital Center. He was also a Clinical Instructor in Medicine for Temple University Hospital. Dr. Dy has been invited to speak at several conferences on cancer pain management, breast cancer and lung cancer around the country. In addition, he is currently the President of the Effingham County Chapter of the American Cancer Society.
Medical Oncology/Hematology Fellowship
Fox Chase Cancer Center and Temple University Hospital and Cancer Center, PA, 1998
Internal Medicine Residency
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, NY, 1994
M.D., University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines, 1989
B.S., Biology, University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines, 1985
Medical Oncology – American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine – American Board of Internal Medicine
American Society of Clinical Oncology
American College of Physicians
American Society of Hematology
Illinois Medical Oncology Society
ASCO Clinical Trials Participation Award, 2011 & 2015