Dr. Joseph A. Murphy, MD

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Dr. Joseph A. Murphy, MD

Ophthalmology | Male

Joseph A. Murphy ,MD 5225 Sheridan Dr, Williamsville, NY 14221 Get Directions

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Dr. Murphy specializes in Ophthalmology and practices in Williamsville, NY. He practices at 1 location.

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      4.8 based on 15 responses
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      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (15)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (15)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Murphy's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
         (14)
      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        16 – 30 minutes (15)
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      in Buffalo, NY |
      Husband has been seeing Dr. Murphy for almost 2 years. While he is an excellent physician, his office is HORRIBLY managed! The wait time has never been less than three hours and at times, has been over 6 hours. Seriously? You need a new office manager or to consider that your patients might have a life outside your waiting room. I realize that the majority of his patients are senior citizens but I bet that most of them also have something else better to do with an entire day. We are shopping fo
      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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      Specialties

      • Ophthalmology

      Board Certifications

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      • Ophthalmology

      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

      Procedures Performed

      • 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

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      Education

      • Medical School
        University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1990

      • Internship Hospital
        Millard Fillmore Hospital

        Completed in 1997

      • Residency Hospital
        St Louis University Eye Institute

        Completed in 2000

      • Fellowship Hospital
        New York Presbyterian Hospital-New York Weill Cornell Center

        Completed in 2002

      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 Ophthalmology
      • Board certified in Ophthalmology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Murphy's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Murphy

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients