Dr. Edward T. Murphy, MD

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Dr. Edward T. Murphy, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery | Male

MHPP Cardiothoracic Surgery 100 Michigan St NE Ste 8830, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 Get Directions
(616) 459-7258

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  • Fellowship Hospital
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      Specialties

      • Cardiothoracic Surgery
      • Cardiac Surgery
      • Thoracic Surgery

      Board Certifications

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      • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Aneurysm
      • Aortic Aneurysm
      • Aortic Dissection
      • Aortic Stenosis
      • Aortic Valve Disease
      • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
      • Arrhythmias
      • Atrial Fibrillation
      • Atrial Flutter
      • Cancer
      • Cardiomegaly
      • Cardiomyopathy
      • Coarctation of the Aorta
      • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
      • Congenital Heart Defects
      • Congenital Heart Disease
      • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
      • Empyema
      • Endocarditis
      • Esophageal Cancer
      • Esophageal Diseases
      • Heart Disease
      • Lung Cancer
      • Mitral Valve Disease
      • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
      • Mitral Valve Stenosis
      • Neuroendocrine Tumors
      • Pericardial Disease
      • Pleura Cancer
      • Pleural Cancer
      • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Pulmonary Embolism
      • Pulmonary Valve Disease
      • Septal Defect
      • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
      • Thrombosis
      • Tricuspid Valve Stenosis
      • Vascular Disease

      Procedures Performed

      • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
      • Aortic Valve Surgery
      • Arterial Catheterization With Robotic Assistance
      • Cardiac Electrophysiology
      • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
      • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
      • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
      • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
      • Coronary Artery Bypass With Robotic Assistance
      • Coronary Cathertization With Robotic Assistance
      • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
      • Decortication and Pleurectomy
      • Esophageal Surgery
      • Esophagomyotomy
      • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
      • Head and Neck Surgery
      • Heart Defect Repair
      • Heart Surgery
      • Hernia Repair
      • Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
      • Lobectomy, Open
      • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
      • Lung Removal, Open
      • Lung Surgery
      • Lung Transplant
      • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
      • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
      • Maze Procedure
      • Minimally Invasive Surgery
      • Mitral Valve Surgery
      • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
      • Open Heart Valvuloplasty of Mitral Valve Without Replacement With Robotic Assistance
      • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
      • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
      • Robotic Surgery, Thoracic
      • Thoracentesis
      • Thoracoscopic Drainage of Pleural Cavity With Robotic Assistance
      • Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
      • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
      • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
      • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
      • Tracheal Surgery
      • Transplant Surgery
      • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
      • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
      • Vascular Surgical Procedure
      • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1988

      • Residency Hospital
        University Vt

        Completed in 1993

      • Fellowship Hospital
        University Of Louisville

        Completed in 1995

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Cardiothoracic Surgery
      • Board certified in Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
      • Malpractice claims in Michigan not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Murphy's Care Philosophy

      Our group has been serving the needs of West Michigan patients for more than 55 years. The surgeons of WMCTS, with more than 150 years of combined experience, employ the latest and most comprehensive surgical approaches for the treatment of a variety of cardiothoracic conditions. Our skilled surgical team is dedicated to providing unparalleled, personalized care and to improving the quality of life for our patients.