Dr. Andrew Murphy, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 75
  
Dr. Murphy
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Norwalk Medical Group

40 Cross St Norwalk, CT 06851

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(203) 845-4822

Dr. Andrew Murphy, MD is a Pulmonologist in Norwalk, CT and has over 42 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Murphy has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Sleep-disordered Breathing, and Interstitial Lung Disease than other specialists in his area. He graduated from New York Medical College medical school in 1978. He is affiliated with Norwalk Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Murphy to book an appointment.


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  • Practices at Top Hospital
    America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™ See hospitals
  • Good Nurse Communication
    Patients said they had good communication with nurses. See hospitals

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(203) 845-4822

Dr. Murphy accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Access Blue New England Network-CT
Blue Access (Select Network)-NY
Blue New England Network-CT HMO
Blue Priority (Select Network)-NY
BlueCare Health Plan (with Expanded Network - Tiered)-CT
BlueCare Health Plan (with Expanded Network)-CT
BlueCare Select (Tiered - Charter)-CT
BlueCare Select (Tiered - Elm)-CT
BlueChoice New England Network-CT
Century Preferred (Tiered)-CT
Century Preferred Select (Tiered - Charter)-CT
Century Preferred Select (Tiered - Elm)-CT
Century Preferred Tiered (Select Network)-CT
Century Preferred-CT
City of New Haven - BlueCard-CT
City of New Haven - Century Preferred-CT
CT Children's Medical Center - Tiered-CT PPO
Day Kimball Tiered-CT PPO
Empire (Select Network)-NY POS
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
State BlueCare (Local Network only)-CT
State BlueCare (with Expanded Network - Tiered)-CT
State BlueCare (with Expanded Network)-CT
State Preferred (Tiered)-CT
State Preferred-CT
USA-CT PPO
Yale New Haven Health System - Tiered-CT PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
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Practice Areas

Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.Compare with other Obstructive Lung Disease specialists.

Typically treats 91% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Murphy treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Murphy treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Murphy performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Murphy performs this procedure more than 94% of their peers

Asthma
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Murphy treats Asthma more than 81% of their peers

Dr. Murphy treats this condition more than 81% of their peers

Sleep-disordered Breathing

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.Compare with other Sleep-disordered Breathing specialists.

Typically treats 88% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Murphy treats Sleep Disorders more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Murphy treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

Sleep Apnea
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Murphy treats Sleep Apnea more than 88% of their peers

Dr. Murphy treats this condition more than 88% of their peers

Interstitial Lung Disease

Interstitial lung disease specialists diagnose and treat a range of conditions that cause scarring of lung tissue due to autoimmune disease or environment exposure to harmful materials.Compare with other Interstitial Lung Disease specialists.

Typically treats 71% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Murphy treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Murphy treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Murphy performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Murphy performs this procedure more than 94% of their peers

Bronchiectasis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Murphy treats Bronchiectasis more than 88% of their peers

Dr. Murphy treats this condition more than 88% of their peers

Respiratory-tract Conditions

Immunologists diagnose and treat conditions such as pneumonia, bronchitis, and COPD that affect the respiratory system, including the nasal passages, bronchi and lungs.Compare with other Respiratory-tract Conditions specialists.

Typically treats 67% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 11 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Shortness of Breath
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Murphy treats Shortness of Breath more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Murphy treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

Pleural Effusion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Murphy treats Pleural Effusion more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Murphy treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Low Blood Oxygen Level
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Murphy treats Low Blood Oxygen Level more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Murphy treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

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Dr. Murphy's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Loss of Voice or Hoarse Voice
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

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About Me

Care Philosophy

I am are totally dedicated to caring for you and your well-being.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1983
Montefiore Medical Center - Moses Division
Fellowship Hospital
1981
Montefiore Medical Center - Moses Division
Residency Hospital
1979
Montefiore Medical Center - Moses Division
Internship Hospital
1978
New York Medical College
Medical School
1966
University Of North Carolina
Undergraduate School

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Locations

Norwalk Medical Group

Norwalk Office40 Cross St Norwalk, CT 06851
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Norwalk Hospital

Norwalk, CT

69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)