Phil Mattes, MS, CMI

Chief Medical Illustrator


  • Medical College of Georgia, 1984-1987
    Master of Science in Medical Illustration
  • Lehigh University, 1979-1983
    Bachelor of Arts in Biology with a Minor in Studio Art
  • Association of Medical Illustrators (AMI)
    Professional Member since 1989, Board Certified Medical Illustrator (CMI) since 1992


Prior to joining MediVisuals in 2002, Phil worked at the Medical College of Virgina (at Virginia Commonwealth University) for 13 years and before that at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences for two years. His illustrations have been published in numerous medical/scientific books and journals, and he has won several AMI awards for his work.


In his spare time, Phil enjoys hanging out with his wife and two daughters, fixing (and many times breaking) things around the house, jogging, hiking, biking, good beer, and seeing live music.