Phillip Eskew, DO, JD, MBA
Dr. Eskew is a family physician and attorney. He completed his family medicine residency, founded DPC Frontier, and opted out of Medicare in 2015. He continues to practice broad scope family medicine, averaging more than 50 clinical hours per week, mostly in the correctional (prison) medicine setting in Wyoming. He joined Proactive MD in Feb 2016 and is the company’s VP of Clinical Development and General Counsel. His direct primary care research has been published in Journal of American Physicians & Surgeons, Journal of the American Board of Family Physicians, Family Practice Management, Journal of Legal Medicine, West Virginia Medical Journal, and Medscape. Dr. Eskew has advised state and federal legislators about DPC legislation and is the general counsel of the Direct Primary Care Coalition. Dr. Eskew has spoken at CME and CLE events organized by many groups including AAPS, AAFP, AOA, ACOFP, D4PCF, ACLM, NYSBA, KAFP (Kentucky), and the MAFP (Mississippi).