Dr. Frederick Murphy, MD

Dr. Frederick Murphy, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Frederick Murphy, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Duncansville, PA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1993 and specializes in rheumatology.

175 Meadowbrook Ln

Duncansville, PA 16635

Contact Information

(814) 693-0300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
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Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

56  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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Education

  • Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Walter Reed Army Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Walter Reed Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Walter Reed Army Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Murphy's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Murphy

3.9

Based on 37 reviews

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Pay attention to the other online reviews. Was an all around awful experience for 2 visits. Rec. going to Johnstown or Pittsburgh. He and his older partner just want to flip patients into lucrative drug studies. I reported this to the authorities, immoral patient care and motivation for treatment!
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Lucas in Altoona PA – Apr 30, 2018
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Best doctor I have ever seen. Compassion, knowledge base, expertise, experience, bed-side manner, all unmatched. I would recommend him to any family member or friend.
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Altoona, PA – Apr 14, 2018
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we started out on the right "note" until a prescription refill was not completed in a timely fashion for our Zeljanz medication. Our family was informed that if the daughter (the one caring for the elderly father who was Dr. Murphy's patient) ever called the office again about anything, that Dr....Read More
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Jan 13, 2018
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Rude! Poor bedside manner. Very textbook. Does not like if you have your own opinion.
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pa – Nov 15, 2017
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Doctor dismissed my symptoms. Had me do a Sleep study when sleep was never a concern. Doctor did not coordinate care with my other docs. I will never go back.
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Indiana, PA – Jun 05, 2017
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