Dr. Phillips is a census-designated place located in the southwest region of Orlando, Florida in Orange County. It is named after Dr. Philip Phillips who was a citrus magnate in the area. Dr. Phillips is a great place to live for people who want to be in the middle of all Central Florida has to offer. Dr. Phillips is in close proximity to the Orlando theme parks, Downtown Orlando, award-winning restaurants, upscale shopping, and live performances. Dr. Phillips is also inbetween the Butler Chain of Lakes and the Sand Lake Chain of Lakes. This makes it a great place for people who enjoy watersports and lake activities. Dr. Phillips is not only known for beautiful lakefront communities, but also for golf communities and top-rated schools.