Dr. Frederick Murphy, MD

Dr. Frederick Murphy, MD

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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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Dr. Murphy's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Osteopenia
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Murphy treats Osteopenia more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Murphy treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Murphy treats Fibromyalgia more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Murphy treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Murphy treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Murphy treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Murphy's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Chondromalacia
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Vascular Disease
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

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

Awards

Dr. Murphy's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Murphy

3.9

Based on 37 reviews

5 Stars
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(26)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
2.7027027027027026%
(1)
1 Star
24.324324324324323%
(9)

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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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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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Rude! Poor bedside manner. Very textbook. Does not like if you have your own opinion.
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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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Poor experience, very abrupt and looked at his watch 2 times in 30 minutes. Very sarcastic and opinionated. Made some negative remarks about my previous rheumatologist that left the practice, unprofessional. I decided to change practices.
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
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QualCare HMO
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