Dr. Kirk Murdock, MD

Dr. Kirk Murdock, MD

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Dr. Kirk Murdock, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Hickory, NC. He has been practicing for 29 years. Dr. Murdock is affiliated with Frye Regional Medical Center.

2424 Century Pl SE

Hickory, NC 28602

Contact Information

(828) 322-2050

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Murdock performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
very high
more than 93% of peers
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
very high
more than 92% of peers
Eyelid Disorders
high
more than 80% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Pacific Presby Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • North Shore University Hosp/Cornell University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Murdock has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Murdock's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Murdock to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Murdock's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Murdock accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Murdock has admitting privileges

Frye Regional Medical Center
420 N Center St
Hickory, NC 28601
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