Dr. Brendan Murphy, MD

Dr. Brendan Murphy, MD

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Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
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47 y/o
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Dr. Brendan Murphy, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Mount Pleasant, SC and has been practicing for 13 years. He specializes in colon & rectal surgery and general surgery.

Colon Surgeons of Charleston

1439 Stuart Engals Blvd Unit 100

Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MedCost
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Planned Administration Inc
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Murphy's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Anal Prolapse
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Murphy treats Anal Prolapse more than 98% of his peers

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

Constipation
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Murphy treats Constipation more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Murphy treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Murphy treats Abdominal Disorders more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Murphy treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Murphy's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Cancer
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colitis
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Disorders
Colon Polyp
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Cyst Incision and Drainage
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Incontinence
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Meckel's Diverticulum
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Pruritus Ani
Rectal Prolapse
Rectovaginal Fistula
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Repair of Rectocele With Robotic Assistance
Secondary Malignancies
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Sphincterotomy
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Care Philosophy

Gastrointestinal Surgical Specialists is a group of surgeons who limit their practice to the specialty of Colon and Rectal Surgery

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

2006
William Beaumont Hospital-Royal Oak Mi
Fellowship Hospital
2002
Swedish Medical Center-Seattle Wa
Residency Hospital
1998
Swedish Medical Center-Seattle Wa
Internship Hospital
1997
University Of South Florida-Tampa Fl
Medical School
1993
Rice University
Undergraduate School
2006
2002
1998
1997
1993

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Dr. Murphy's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Murphy

3.7

Based on 17 reviews

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1 Star
29.41176470588235%
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I am a 28 year old who has the body of a 98 year old when it comes to my rectal problems. When I first started looking for help, other doctors wouldn't even give me a chance to help. They automatically looked at my age and said it'll work out for itself. I finally found Murphy and he SAVED me. I...Read More
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I found the best Surgeon Gastrologest in my search. His not just a wonderful Doctor. He explains and doesn’t leave you helpless. His a true DOCTOR WHO CARES FOR HIS PATIENTS AND FALLOWS UP WITH THEM. ONE THING YOUR NOT LEFT IN THE WILDERNESS OF PAIN. EVERY FEW ANYMORE DONT TAKE THERE MEDICAL OATH...Read More
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Receiving emergency colon cancer surgery, by one of the very best surgeons, it is my honor to thank Dr. Murphy for his absolute top craftsmanship. His work as a surgeon goes beyond the necessary procedure. As passionate as he is for his work, he does not only have the advance skills a top surgeon...Read More
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I had my gallbladder taken out by Dr. Brendan Murphy in March of 2017. I was very pleased at how the operation went and the service I recieved. I felt very comfortable and well informed. Staff worked with me to get me in quickly when I was experiencing incessant pain.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
American Republic
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
MedCost
MedCost PPO
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Medicare
Planned Administration Inc
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Roper Hospital

Charleston, SC

Mount Pleasant Hospital

Mount Pleasant, SC

East Cooper Medical Center

Mount Pleasant, SC