Dr. Dennis Murphy, MD

Dr. Dennis Murphy, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. Dennis Murphy, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Daytona Beach, FL and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in neurosurgery.

305 Memorial Medical Pkwy Ste 206

Daytona Beach, FL 32117

Contact Information

(386) 231-3540

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Murphy performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spondylolisthesis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Murphy's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

45  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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5  Procedures

  • Brain Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Spinal Fusion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • University Ala
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Ala
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Murphy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Murphy's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Murphy to family and friends
16 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Murphy's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

met with this "so called" doctor for an initial visit. His office did not have my medical history in the computer - at all! despite a 3 year history of doctor & specialist visits! He could not find any of the multiple x-rays & an mri I had done & refused to look at the duplicate copies I brought on...more
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As stated, too much time between appointments, just orders more tests and leaves you in pain to wait 3+ weeks for a follow up/results of the next set of tests. Front office staff is rude and will not return phone calls, at all. Nurses are good. Rushes appointment and skips over symptoms, pats you...more
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I felt rushed each time I met with Dr. Murphy. Also, he did not do a good job of diagnosing and recommending appropriate treatment, and the time between scheduled appointments was far too long. On my second visit, he spent five minutes with me and told me he needed more X-Rays. But, then the next...more
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