Dr. Joseph Murphy, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
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Age 56
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Dr. Joseph Murphy, MD
Dr. Joseph Murphy, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Williamsville, NY. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 27 years. Dr. Murphy is affiliated with Kaleida Health Buffalo General Hospital.

joseph a murphy MD

5225 Sheridan Dr

Williamsville, NY 14221

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Dr. Joseph Murphy, MD

Dr. Joseph Murphy, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • Humana
  • Independent Health
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Universal American

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Dr. Murphy's Experience

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Dr. Murphy's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
41

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypopyon
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Iridotomy
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Millard Fillmore Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • St Louis University Eye Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital-New York Weill Cornell Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Murphy to family and friends
5.0
based on 16 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Murphy's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in Amherst, NY |
Simply put, Dr. Murphy saved my vision. I experienced a vitreous hemorrhage two years ago and got an emergency appointment. Dr. Murphy took immediate action to stop the bleeding and I've been on the mend since then and see him regularly. He is not only an outstanding and knowledgeable physician, but also a decent and caring man. His staff are exemplary, warm, and considerate. Very good people! Given the complexities of patient care, wait times may be a little long for some., but I deal with it.
in Lackawanna,NY |
DR is awesome! Donna office manager very courteous and helpful. Anyone mocking the long wait time should be crucified! It shows their ignorance. Retina is specialized eyesight is very important. Emergencies and procedures are necessary to save eyesight. Those who complain just may one day be that person who needs emergency surgery & lucky Dr Murphy will do it immediately. I am glad theres a WNY doctor who puts patients 1st & spends time with them. My eyesight is worth the wait. Bring a lunch!
in Clarence, NY |
Dr. Murphy was great. He came in on a weekend to look at my eye and put me at peace with its healing. Very friendly and knowledgeable and made me feel special.
in Williamsville, NY |
Excellent Doctor. Terrible wait time. Over three hours for a scheduled appointment. Totally unacceptable Need to re-think scheduling process and value patient time
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Murphy accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Fidelis Care
    Fidelis Care HMO
  • Humana
  • Independent Health
    Encompass
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American

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Hospitals where Dr. Murphy has admitting privileges

Kaleida Health Buffalo General Hospital
100 High St
Buffalo, NY 14203
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