My Approach to Care
"It is a privilege to serve these special patients and families. Even on my most busy and stressful day, I strive to treat the patient and family as if they are my own family and loved ones. "
Education & Training
Medical School: Mayo Medical School, Rochester, Minnesota
Residency: Mayo Clinic
Fellowship: Children's Hospital, Oakland, California
Board Certification(s): Adult Rehabilitation Medicine, American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation; Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine subspecialty, American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Professional OrganizationsAmerican Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine, American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (Board Director), Foundation for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Research & PublicationsDr. Murphy over 40 peer reviewed publications with a similar number of national and international presentations on topic areas related to pediatric and adult rehabilitation. Associate Editor 5'th edition, Pediatric Rehabilitation Textbook, principles and practice, Demos publications, 2015, NY,NY.
Interests & ActivitiesI enjoy scuba diving, martial arts, boating, fishing and hiking outdoors in summer and winter. After 24 years in the US Army; including four combat tours to the Middle East (2003-2010), I'm now retired from the Army Reserve Medical Corps, though I remain an active member of the American Legion and VFW in northern Minnesota. I'm proud to have served as a US Team Physician for the 1992 and 1996 Paralympic Teams in Barcelona, Spain and Atlanta, Georgia, respectfully.